Workshop on Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA)

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Build an impactful career with Kubernetes

Kubernetes has a huge impact in the increasingly popular Cloud Computing technology. The breakthrough of containerization has changed the way applications are approached, created and deployed, making this the norm in the industry.

Kubernetes is one of the most rapidly growing and in demand career paths. Even as a DevOps professional learning Kubernetes is essential.

29% Discount on Training Cost

$449 $319 (Including Cloud Lab)
$405 $279 (Excluding Cloud Lab)

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Unlock your career growth with DevOps

Kubernetes is at the leading-edge of application deployment. Regardless of the present role in the company, every individual in this digitalization age must consider doing Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) to give the right direction to their career path and add essential skills.

The CKA – Certified Kubernetes Administrator prepares you with all the necessary skills and give you knowledge and credibility in the field. This course will enhance your orchestration skills and give you confidence for CKA exam created by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF)

This course is carefully designed by industry experts to cover all the areas – application lifecycle management, validation installation and configuration also networking, security, scheduling, cluster maintenance, core concepts, storage, and troubleshooting.

At DevOps University our philosophy is to give you more practical knowledge. Hence we help you learn with real-life case studies which prepare you for the real-world. You get the combined benefit of theoretical, practical and experiential.

Target Audience

This program is not limited to the ones mentioned below but professionals who are interested to clear the Certified Kubernetes Administrator(CKA) certification program by CNCF will greatly benefit.

DevOps professionals will also be benefitted with this course

  • Software Engineers & Developers
  • System Administrators
  • Cloud Professionals
  • Technical Leads & SMEs
  • Release Engineers
  • DevOps Engineers
  • Time
    07:00AM – 10:00AM (IST)       India
    09:30AM – 12:30PM (SGT)     Singapore
    01:30AM – 04:30AM (CET)     Europe
    09:30PM – 12:30AM (EST)      United States
    07:30PM – 10:30PM (CST)      United States

Training Cost : $449 USD + Taxes $319 USD (29% Discount – Includes access to the Clouds Lab )

Certified DevOps Developer Certification

Certified Kubernetes Administrator Exam

The CKA program was created by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), in collaboration with The Linux Foundation, to help develop the Kubernetes ecosystem.
As one of the highest velocity open source projects, Kubernetes use is exploding.

The online exam consists of a set of performance-based items (problems) to be solved in a command line and candidates have 2 hours to complete the tasks.
The Certification focuses on the skills required to be a successful Kubernetes Administrator in industry today.

More Details on Exam: CKACKAD

Benefits for Employees, IT professionals

  • It is an official evidence of your expertise on DevOps development practices.
  • It gives you an edge over others and helps you get better career opportunities compared to others at the same level.
  • Median Salary for DevOps Developers is $105,600

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Benefits for Employers/Organizations

  • With qualified DevOps Developers in the team, productivity is higher.
  • Better quality deliverables and higher customer satisfaction.
  • Understanding of CI/CD pipeline, DevOps tools stack
  • Ability to develop code using Continuous Integration approach

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This Workshop will Train You for both
CKA and CKAD Exam

Certified DevOps Developer Certification
Course Details

  • Overview & Setup
  • What is docker & why
  • Docker Editions: Which Do I Use
  • Docker Version Format Change in Early 2017
  • Docker Support for Different OS
  • Docker for Windows
  • Docker for Mac
  • Docker for Linux
  • Docker for Linux Setup and Tips
  • Download Docker CE for your Linux distribution
  • Download Docker Compose

Introduction to Docker Components

  • Docker Hub (public repo)
  • Docker Trusted Registry (Private repo)
  • Docker Engine
  • Docker Container
  • Docker Image
  • Docker Compose
  • Docker Swarm
  • Docker Services

Docker Images

  • Image? What is it in Docker World?
  • Official Docker Image Specification
  • Centre for Images: The Docker Hub (Public)
  • List of Official Docker Images
  • Working with Images: image layers, tagging, Pushing to Docker Hub
  • Building Images: The Dockerfile Basics
  • Build Your Own Dockerfile and Run Containers

Docker Containers & Internals

  • Container VS. VM
  • Detached and Interactive Modes
  • What Happens When We Run a Container?
  • What's Going on In Containers: CLI Process Monitoring
  • Getting a Shell Inside Containers
  • Container Lifetime & Persistent Data Using Volumes
  • Docker container Networking, default & user defined networks

Docker Compose

  • Spin up multiple containers with Single command
  • Docker Compose and the docker-compose.yml File
  • Running Compose Commands
  • Adding Image Building to Compose Files

● Comparison with Docker Swarm
● Orchestration and Various Tools
● History of Kubernete

● Kubernetes Terminology
● Kubernetes Components
● Kubernetes Cluster Architecture
● Kubernetes API Primitives
● Kubernetes Services and Network Primitives

● Building the Kubernetes Cluster
● Release Binaries, Provisioning and Types of Clusters
● Installing Kubernetes Master and Nodes
● Configuring Secure Cluster Communications
● Testing the Cluster

● Managing the Kubernetes Cluster
● Upgrading the Kubernetes Cluster
● Backing Up and Restoring a Kubernetes Cluster

● Cluster Communications
● Pod and Node Networking
● Container Network Interface (CNI)
● Service Networking: ClusterIP, NodePort & Load Balancer
● Ingress Rules
● Cluster DNS
● Network Policies

● Pod Scheduling within the Kubernetes Cluster
● Configuring the Kubernetes Scheduler
● Running Multiple Schedulers for Multiple Pods
● Taints, Tolerances, NodeSelector, labels & Selectors
● Scheduling Pods with Resource Limits and Label Selectors
● Displaying Scheduler Events

● Pods: Single Container, Multi Container, Static, Init
● Deploying Applications in the Kubernetes Cluster
● Controllers: RC, RS, Deployment, Job, CronJob, Statefulsets
● Deploying an Application, Rolling Updates, and Rollbacks
● Configuring an Application for High Availability and Scale
● Imperative Commands & Manifests (YML Intro)

● Managing Data in the Kubernetes Cluster
● EmptyDir, hostPath, PV, PVC, StorageClass
● Persistent Volumes
● Volume Access Modes
● Persistent Volume Claims
● Applications with Persistent Storage
● ConfigMaps, Secrets

● Securing the Kubernetes Cluster
● Kubernetes Security Primitives
● Cluster Authentication and Authorization
● Creating TLS Certificates
● Service Accounts, Users
● Roles and Role Bindings
● CluserRole and Cluster Role Binding
● KubeConfig, Security Context

● Describe Resources
● Pod/container logs
● Metric Server & top command
● Events

● Control Plane Failures
● Node Failure
● Application Failure
● Components manifests and errors
● Scenarios and Solutions

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Exam Syllabus Preparation for CKA

This includes these general domains and their weights on the exam:

  • Application Lifecycle Management 8%
  • Architecture, Installation & Configuration 25%
  • Core Concepts 19%
  • Services & Networking 20%
  • Workloads & Scheduling 15%
  • Security 12%
  • Cluster Maintenance 11%
  • Logging / Monitoring 5%
  • Storage 10%
  • Troubleshooting 30%
Exam Syllabus Preparation for CKAD

This includes these general domains and their weights on the exam:

    Introduction to Containers

  • Docker
  • Container Commands
  • Images- Dockerfile
  • Swarm, Service & Stack
    Core Concepts (13%)

  • Architecture
  • YAML basics
  • Kubernetes API primitives
  • Create and configure basic Pods
  • Imperative and Declarative commands
    Configuration (18%)

  • ConfigMaps
  • SecurityContexts
  • Environment Variables
  • Taints and Tolerations
  • Node Selectors, Affinity
  • Application’s resource requirements
  • Create & consume Secrets
  • Understand ServiceAccounts
    Multi-Container Pods (10%)

  • Understand Multi-Container Pod design patterns
  • Init Contaienrs
    Observability (18%)

  • LivenessProbes and ReadinessProbes
  • Understand container logging
  • Monitor applications in Kubernetes
  • Debugging in Kubernetes
    Pod Design (20%)

  • Labels, Selectors, and Annotations
  • Deployments and how to perform rolling updates
  • Deployments and how to perform rollbacks
  • Jobs and CronJobs
    Services & Networking (13%)

  • Services – ClusterIP,NodePort
  • Ingress
  • NetworkPolicies
    State Persistence (8%)

  • PersistentVolume
  • PersistentVolumeClaims for storage
  • Stateful Set
  • Headless Service
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