Environment Page Overview
An environment refers to a kubernetes namespace that is completely isolated and self contained entity containing multiple application deployments and datasources.
Some examples of environments that our users prefer:
1. Dev Environment
Ideally dedicated for
developers to develop, play around and iterate.
2. Staging Environment
Can also be called
test/pre-prod/UAT environment. Environments like these are created to test and validate code before the release.
3. Prod Environment
The environment which is customer facing. This is what will power your user facing application deployments.
How to create an Environment
- Go to Humalect's console's dashboard.
- Click on
- Click on
Create New Environmentbutton on top right.
To know more about the steps to create an environment, visit Environment
Relationship between kubernetes namespaces and humalect's environment
Humalect enviornments use kubernetes namespaces under the hood. All your resources like deployments and datasources are created within a particular namespace that is linked to a specific environment. This allows for complete isolation without replicating additional infrastrcuture costs.
Best practices for environment management
- Always create separate environments for your
- Start every change from dev environment and move towards higher environments.
- Follow a proper testing and code quality methodology.
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