Introduction to K3s

By William Boyd

This course will introduce K3s and its role in the Kubernetes ecosystem.

1 hour
  • 8 Lessons
  • 1 Hands-On Lab

About the course

Would you like to explore using Kubernetes in Internet of Things (IoT) or Edge scenarios? Are you interested in a small, lightweight Kubernetes distribution? Have you heard about K3s but would like to know more about what it is and how you can use it?

This course will introduce you to K3s. We will discuss what K3s is and its role in the Kubernetes ecosystem, then we will explore the use cases of K3s and learn how to install it. Finally, we will build a simple K3s cluster and use it to deploy and run an application.

  • Chapter 1 1 Lesson Introduction 1:35

    Course Introduction

  • Chapter 2 6 Lessons Getting to Know K3s 1:01:47

    Introducing K3s


    Exploring How K3s Works


    Installing K3s


    Building a K3s Cluster


    Running an Application in K3s


    Building and Using a K3s Cluster

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 1 Lesson Conclusion 0:51

    Course Conclusion


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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