Before beginning, make sure you have the following requirements satisfied:
- kubectl installed
- Crossplane CLI tool (v0.13+) installed
- AWS account credentials
- AWS CLI tool installed
In this Getting Started guide, we're going to walk through how to use Upbound Cloud to deploy your own cloud API and accompanying console on top of an existing infrastructure environment. By the end of the guide, your custom API will permit operations teams to hide complicated infrastructure details and organizational guardrails from application developers who'll be able to safely self-serivce infrastructure without becoming operations experts.
- Setup Upbound Cloud for the first time before continuing with the rest of this guide.