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    I’d advise anyone to first go to read carefully and understand all the bits that are in the elasticsearch helm chart from the Kubernetes/charts repository :) Those charts are gold to see real world Kubernetes definition files and helm helps you to template and install them like a breeze!

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      This is using a network file system, right? How easy or hard is it to use real local SSD disks? Somewhat like the SSDs on Amazon EC2’s i2 machines.

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        I’m not sure of this but from the Kubernetes documentation on the matter:

        A hostPath PersistentVolume uses a file or directory on the Node to emulate network-attached storage. hostPath: path: “/mnt/data”

        https://kubernetes.io/docs/tasks/configure-pod-container/configure-persistent-volume-storage/#create-a-persistentvolume