Horizontal Pod Autoscaling in Kubernetes

By William Boyd

Learn how to set up horizontal Pod autoscaling in Kubernetes.

2 hours
  • 10 Lessons
  • 1 Hands-On Lab
  • 1 Course Quiz

About the course

In this course, Horizontal Pod Autoscaling in Kubernetes, you’ll learn to automatically scale applications using the Horizontal Pod Autoscaler. First, you’ll explore the concept of scaling. Next, you’ll discover the Kubernetes Horizontal Pod Autoscaler. Finally, you’ll learn how to implement autoscaling for an application Deployment. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of horizontal Pod autoscaling needed to automatically scale Kubernetes apps.

  • Chapter 1 11 Lessons Horizontal Pod Autoscaling in Kubernetes 1:32:35

    Course Introduction


    Building a Kubernetes Cluster






    The Horizontal Pod Autoscaler


    Installing Metrics Server


    Creating a Horizontal Pod Autoscaler


    Autoscaling in Action


    Autoscale a Deployment in Kubernetes

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Horizontal Pod Autoscaling

    15:00 Quiz

    Conclusion and What’s Next


What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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