How to configure dashboard on kubernetes 1.8.1

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This is the second of three articles, the other two are
How to install Kubernetes 1.8.1 on centos 7.3
Configure Nginx as Ingress Controller
Kubernetes offers a dashboard where you can visualise the status of you cluster, as you can see from the picture below you have a global view of everything running on the cluster.

Kubernetes dashboard

The following configuration, is not the most secure, this is for simplicity and you can always disable it by simply running kubectl delete -f dashboard.yaml.

Configuring dashboard

You can access the dashboard by running from your local machine

Now you should be able to see in your browser here http://localhost:8001/ui

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