Introduction to Kubernetes

By William Boyd

We will cover the basics of what containers are and what Kubernetes does.

2.5 hours
  • 14 Lessons
  • 3 Hands-On Labs

About the course

This course provides a basic introduction to Kubernetes for those who are new to this powerful technology. We will cover the basics of what containers are and what Kubernetes does. You will have the opportunity to build your own Kubernetes cluster and use it to run containers. If you are completely new to Kubernetes, this course can also get you ready to move on to more advanced Kubernetes courses, such as Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA).

  • Chapter 1 1 Lesson Introduction 1:27

    Course Introduction

  • Chapter 2 5 Lessons The Basics 1:44:47

    What Are Containers?


    What Is Kubernetes?


    The Kubernetes Cluster


    Building a Kubernetes Cluster


    Building a Kubernetes 1.22 Cluster with kubeadm

    1:15:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 7 Lessons Working with Kubernetes 1:26:27

    The Kubernetes API


    Kubernetes Objects


    kubectl Basics


    Working with Kubernetes Using kubectl

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Managing Containers with Pods


    Running Containers with Kubernetes

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Kubernetes in the Cloud

  • Chapter 4 1 Lesson Conclusion 0:47

    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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