GitLab Introduces the GitLab Kubernetes Agent

The GitLab Kubernetes Agent (GKA), released in GitLab 13.4, provides a permanent communication channel between GitLab and the cluster. According to the GitLab blog, it is designed to provide a secure solution that allows cluster operators to restrict GitLab's rights in the cluster and does not require opening up the cluster to the Internet.

To follow industry best practices for GitOps, the agent is configured by code, instead of a UI.

Read more at GitLab.