Best Practices for Creating Production-Ready Helm Charts

Bitnami provides Helm charts with a ready-to-go environment, but as a chart developer, you may want to know how to create your own Helm chart and secure it properly for running it into a production Kubernetes cluster. With this series of tutorials you will learn how to:

  • Create a Helm chart from scratch
  • Deploy your Helm chart and modify it to deploy a custom service
  • Use non-root containers without persisiting the configuration
  • Integrate charts with logging and monitoring tools
  • Mitigate Helm security issues

These articles enable you to deploy your custom Helm chart on a production cluster following the security best practices of Kubernetes community.

What will you learn?

  • Create and deploy your first chart
  • Guidelines for making your Helm chart production-ready
  • Guidelines for setting up Helm to avoid security issues

List of tutorials