It’s damn near impossible for someone new to Kubernetes to figure out how to get started. Hours of research and study are the price of admission to be in the cloud native club, and it shouldn’t be that way.
Cloud Native Comes With New Challenges
Aaron Schlesinger

You don’t need to be a car mechanics to drive one. Yet K8s smell like it was designed for a team of “PhD” cloud devOps who are possibly thrilled with every innards of K8s. In contrast, mere mortals IT hands are under the gun to get things done; to move things to the cloud.

I must admit that the K8s networking is killing my enthusiasm. Traefik. Linkerd. Envoy. Itsio. Reminded me of EJBs of yore.

That YAML file reads like Egyptian hieroglyphic tablet. Sigh.