Kubernetes Deployment Strategies

Deployment strategies are methods use to deploy applications on Kubernetes.

Recreate Strategy

Rolling Update

Blue Green Strategy

New deployment is made across the old deployment. Then the traffic is moved from old to new in one go.

deployment and service with label v1 create deployment with label v2 on kubernetes change label in service to v2


In canary deployment a small percentage of requests are routed to the new deployment.

Comparison of different Strategies