This two-day course is the first step in learning about Containers and Kubernetes. Through a series of lectures and lab exercises, the fundamental concepts of Kubernetes will be presented and put to practice by containerizing and deploying a two-tier application into Kubernetes.
� Linux concepts and command line proficiency � General networking proficiency
Anyone responsible for maintaining a Kubernetes Cluster
By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives: � Build, test, and publish Docker container images � Become familiar with authoring YAML files and its syntax � Understand Kubernetes core user-facing concepts, including Pods, Services, and Deployments � Use kubectl the Kubernetes CLI, and become familiar with its commands and options � Understand the architecture of Kubernetes (Control plane and its components, worker nodes, and kubelet) � Learn to debug issues with application deployments on Kubernetes � Apply resource requests, limits, and probes to deployments � Manage dynamic application configuration using ConfigMaps and Secrets � Deploy other workloads, including StatefulSets, DaemonSets, Jobs, CronJobs � Learn about user-facing security best practices using ServiceAccounts, RBAC, and NetworkPolicies