A cluster is a collection of cloud resources required for running a container, including several CVMs and CLBs. You can run your applications in your cluster.
A TKE cluster is compatible with Kubernetes, which includes the following components:
TKE supports the following cluster types:
|Managed cluster||Master and Etcd are managed by TKE|
|Self-deployed cluster||Master and Etcd nodes are built on your owned servers|
For more information, see Cluster Hosting Mode Instruction.
For more information on TKE cluster lifecycle, see Cluster Lifecycle.