Kubernetes Administration (LFS458) Training

Answers to Popular Questions:

 
Yes, this class can be tailored to meet your specific training needs.
Yes, we provide Linux Unix consulting services.
Yes, group discounts are provided.

Course Description

 
This course covers the core concepts typically used to build and administer a Kubernetes cluster in production, using vendor-independent tools. We build a cluster, determine network configuration, grow the cluster, deploy applications and configure the storage, security and other objects necessary for typical use. This course offers exposure to the many skills necessary to administer Kubernetes in a production environment and is excellent preparation for the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam. In this course youâ??ll learn how to install and configure a production-grade Kubernetes cluster, from network configuration to upgrades to making deployments available via services. Also handle the ongoing tasks necessary for Kubernetes administration.
Course Length: 4 Days
Course Tuition: $2650 (US)

Prerequisites

Students should have an understanding of Linux administration skills, comfortable using the command line. Must be able to edit files using a command-line text editor.

Course Outline

 
 
1. Introduction
Linux Foundation
Linux Foundation Training
Linux Foundation Certifications
Laboratory Exercises, Solutions and Resources
Distribution Details
Labs
 
2. Basics of Kubernetes
Define Kubernetes
Cluster Structure
Adoption
Project Governance and CNCF
Labs 
 
3. Installation and Configuration
Getting Started With Kubernetes
Minikube
kubeadm
More Installation Tools
Labs 
 
4. Kubernetes Architecture
Kubernetes Architecture
Networking
Other Cluster Systems
Labs
 
5. APIs and Access
API Access
Annotations
Working with A Simple Pod
kubectl and API
Swagger and OpenAPI
Labs
 
6. API Objects
API Objects
The v1 Group
API Resources
RBAC APIs
Labs
 
7. Managing State With Deployments
Deployment Overview
Managing Deployment States
Deployments and Replica Sets
DaemonSets
Labels
Labs
 
8. Services
Overview
Accessing Services
DNS
Labs
 
9. Volumes and Data
Volumes Overview
Volumes
Persistent Volumes
Passing Data To Pods
ConfigMaps
Labs
 
10. Ingress
Overview
Ingress Controller
Ingress Rules
Labs
 
11. Scheduling
Overview
Scheduler Settings
Policies
Affinity Rules
Taints and Tolerations
Labs
 
12. Logging and Troubleshooting
Overview
Troubleshooting Flow
Monitoring
Logging
Troubleshooting Resources
Labs
 
13. Custom Resource Definition
Overview
Custom Resource Definitions
Aggregated APIs
Labs
 
14. Kubernetes Federation
Overview
Federated Resources
Labs
 
15. Helm
Overview
Helm
Using Helm
Labs
 
16. Security
Overview
Accessing the API
Authentication and Authorization
Admission Controller
Pod Policies
Network Policies
Labs

Course Directory [training on all levels]

Upcoming Classes
Gain insight and ideas from students with different perspectives and experiences.

Interesting Reads Take a class with us and receive a book of your choosing for 50% off MSRP.