Just enough kubernetes to be dangerous

Learn kubernetes basics by practicing it
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Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (790 ratings)
24,814 students
1hr 59min of on-demand video
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Setup kubernetes cluster in a jiffy with Google Kubernetes Engine
Deploy micro services application and publish it to the world
Setup internal dns based service discovery to inter connect services
Dynamically scale application using auto scaling feature of kubernetes
Roll out application updates without a downtime / achieve Zero downtime deployments
Learn the basics of kubectl utility


  • Conceptual understanding of Docker
  • Google/Gmail Account with Billing Setup ( For practical exercises)


Kubernetes is the gold standard in the world of container orchestration. It was originally created by Google, based on their experience of building and managing containers at scale ( at Google Scale). However its now driven by Cloud Native Compute Foundation ( CNCF), an open body, which also offers the official certification i.e. "Kubernetes Certified Administrator". Kubernetes comes with mind boggling features, is very reliable, and extremely sophisticated container orchestration engine. It can let you convert your infrastructure into a Container as a Service (Platform), brining in some of the awe inspiring features such as Zero Down Time Deployments, Fault Tolerance, Auto Scaling, Cloud and Storage integrations, which were extremely difficult to implement. And it brings it to the masses with its truly open, lock in free eco system.

This course would serves as the first step in your kubernetes journey. It would help you get started with Kubernetes quickly and build a foundation while learning by practicing it.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who is curious to learn what Kubernetes and a get a quick overview
  • Anyone who has built docker images and would like to know how to deploy those in a production like environments


Premium Instructor| 65k+ students| Devops Trainer and Author
Gourav Shah
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
  • 5,324 Reviews
  • 68,858 Students
  • 17 Courses

Gourav comes with 15+ years  of experience building, managing and automating systems at scale. He has helped organisations to design and implement devops practices. 

He left his corporate job in 2012 to start Initcron, a niche devops consulting firm. He eventually got into delivering devops workshops for the corporates in India and then internationally. He has conducted more than 300 instructor led trainings. 

Based on the rare combination of his technical as well as teaching/delivery skills, he started teaching on Udemy circa 2018.  In a years time, through School of Devops banner, he has  has taught more than 65k students on Udemy and 15k+ in classroom.   He is also a eDX published author and has been a course creator with Linux Foundation

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