1. Deploy the business-central-for-sso helm chart on Kubernetes


    To deploy a Helm chart named business-central-for-sso on Kubernetes using Pulumi, you first need to have a Kubernetes cluster running and accessible. You would typically manage this cluster outside of the Helm chart deployment process, but it's essential for this task that you have access to it and have configured kubectl with the appropriate context to interact with it.

    Pulumi provides a way to deploy Helm charts on Kubernetes through its Kubernetes provider. You'll use the Chart resource from the @pulumi/kubernetes package to deploy the Helm chart to your cluster.

    The following steps outline the process for deploying a Helm chart using Pulumi with TypeScript:

    1. Set up a new Pulumi project: If you haven't already done so, create a new Pulumi project using pulumi new.

    2. Install the necessary Pulumi packages: You'll need the @pulumi/kubernetes package to interact with Kubernetes resources.

    3. Write the Pulumi code to deploy the Helm chart: Define a new Chart resource in your Pulumi program using the information about the Helm chart you wish to deploy (e.g., repo, chart name, version).

    4. Run the Pulumi program: Use the pulumi up command to execute your code and deploy the Helm chart.

    Below is a detailed TypeScript program that demonstrates how to deploy a business-central-for-sso Helm chart on Kubernetes. Please replace <your-cluster-context-name> with the name of your Kubernetes context and adjust the repo and chart properties if needed.

    import * as k8s from "@pulumi/kubernetes"; // This example assumes that you have a working Kubernetes cluster and have set the kubeconfig // to point to your cluster. You can point Pulumi to the right kubeconfig context using // `pulumi config set kubernetes:context <your-cluster-context-name>` if it's not using the default context. // Create a Kubernetes provider instance that uses our existing cluster context. const provider = new k8s.Provider("k8s-provider", { context: "<your-cluster-context-name>", }); // Define the Helm chart for deployment. This references the 'business-central-for-sso' chart. const chart = new k8s.helm.v3.Chart("sso-chart", { repo: "your-helm-repo-name", // Specify the Helm repository name here chart: "business-central-for-sso", // Specify the version of the chart you wish to deploy. If you want to deploy the latest version, // you can omit this option. version: "your-chart-version", // Replace with the chart version you want to deploy // You can provide additional configuration values here for your Helm chart. These values will // override the default values provided by the chart. The format of this object should align // with the structure expected by the Helm chart itself. values: { // Set your desired values // e.g., replicaCount: 3 }, }, { provider }); // Optionally, you can export any of the resources created by the Helm chart. // Here we're exporting the public URL of the Service, assuming it has type `LoadBalancer`. export const publicUrl = chart.getResourceProperty( "v1/Service", "business-central-for-sso", "status" ).apply(status => status.loadBalancer.ingress[0].hostname || status.loadBalancer.ingress[0].ip);

    This program does the following:

    • Imports the Pulumi Kubernetes library.
    • Sets up a Kubernetes provider that specifies which Kubernetes context to operate in.
    • Defines a Chart resource for the business-central-for-sso Helm chart. You may specify the repository where the chart is located, the version of the chart, and any custom configuration in the values property.
    • Optionally exports an output variable publicUrl, which holds the publically accessible URL of the service created by the Helm chart. This assumes that the chart creates a Service of type LoadBalancer and that your cluster supports this.

    To run this program, save it in a file with a .ts extension (for example, index.ts) in your Pulumi project directory. From the directory where this file is located, run the following command:

    pulumi up

    This will start the Pulumi deployment process, which includes:

    • Previewing the changes Pulumi will make to your infrastructure.
    • Asking for your confirmation to proceed with the deployment.
    • Applying the changes to deploy the Helm chart if you confirm.

    Remember, the Helm chart may contain multiple Kubernetes resources, and all of them will be created unless they violate any constraints or cause errors due to misconfiguration.

    If you're not familiar with Helm charts, they are packages of pre-configured Kubernetes resources that can be deployed as a unit. They support versioning and provide a powerful way to define, install, and upgrade even the most complex Kubernetes