Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA)

Kubernetes in production - at scale

Next Dates

15th and 16th of June
5th and 6th of October

Course Description

This course builds on CKAD - Kubernetes Fundamentals by digging deeper into how Kubernetes works.

It covers advanced features and use-cases to prepare engineers for the day-to-day reality of, creating, maintaining and debugging Kubernetes clusters in production.

This course prepares for the CKA exam.

Who should attend

This course is designed for anyone with a basic understanding of Kubernetes and prepares attendees to run production Kubernetes clusters. The course is also suitable for technical managers who want a better understanding of an SRE’s role in Cloud Native application delivery.

Prerequisites 

Kubernetes Fundamentals, CKAD or equivalent. 

 

Outline

Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA)
  • Installing, upgrading, and maintaining Kubernetes
  • Cluster architecture and topologies
  • Advanced features: networking, storage and ingress
  • Zero-downtime deployments and secrets management
  • Maintaining etcd
  • Enterprise RBAC and authentication
  • Testing cluster security
  • Interactive production cluster debugging
  • Vendor and tooling landscape
  • Comparison of cloud-provider Kubernetes offerings
  • Self-service, multi-tenant Kubernetes platforms for enterprises

Logistics
Duration: 2 days
Delivery format: virtual (in-person training available on request)
EUR 1250 per seat
GBP 1050 per seat
Private training upon request
we accept company purchase orders