Kubernetes Fundamentals for Beginners

Get an overview of the Kubernetes Architecture & Fundamentals
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (78 ratings)
5,453 students
Kubernetes Fundamentals for Beginners
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (78 ratings)
5,453 students
Know about the history of Kubernetes
Understand what Kubernetes really is
Gain basic understanding of Kubernetes Architecture
Basic understanding about Masters, Nodes, Pods, Services & Deployments
Basic understanding of the declarative model and desired state


  • Basic system administration
  • Access to a laptop or a desktop computer with internet connection


Kubernetes DevOps engineers make an average of $140,000 to $265,000 annually. Kubernetes is one of the hottest skills in 2020.

This Free course is aimed at providing you with the fundamental knowledge of the Kubernetes or K8s architecture. Here's what will be covered in this mini-course.

  1. Kubernetes history - where it came from

  2. Kubernetes - What and why

  3. Big picture view of Kubernetes

  4. What are the Masters?

  5. What are the Nodes?

  6. Understand the desired state and declarative model

  7. Learn about Pods, Services, and Deployments

Please note that this is only a getting started course for beginners and does not contain any demos or lab exercises. For an in-depth course on Kubernetes along with hands-on lab demos, please check out the Bonus lecture.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners in Containers
  • Beginners in Orchestration
  • System Administrators
  • Developers
  • Project Managers

Course content

5 sections • 14 lectures • 55m total length
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