Kubernetes Course Overview

Our Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston will help you prepare for the CKA exam. The Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston covers all domains and will guide in application lifecycle management, configuration & verification, installation, networking, planning, cluster maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Skills Covered

  • KubeAPI server and scheduler
  • Kubelets
  • Scheduling pods
  • Logging and monitoring clusters
  • Application lifecycle management
  • Cluster maintenance
  • Security and authentication
  • Storage and volumes
  • DNS Networking CoreDNS CNI
  • Application failures
  • Control panel failures
  • Network failures

Training Options

Self-Paced Learning

$ 799

  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced e-learning content and live class recordings

Corporate Training

Customized to your team's needs

  • Blended learning delivery model (self-paced e-learning and/or instructor-led options)
  • Course, category, and all-access pricing
  • Enterprise-class learning management system (LMS)
  • Enhanced reporting for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 teaching assistance and support

Kubernetes Training Course Curriculum

Eligibility

Not only will Kubernetes cluster supervisors will benefit from this Kubernetes training in Houston, but individuals interested in the working of Kubernetes and how to use it for real industry requirements can benefit from the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston and this study route. Software engineers, Linux administrators, Cloud administrators, System Administrators, and Software developers will benefit from the Kubernetes training in Houston. For the above Roles, the Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston is also required.
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Pre-requisites

Enrolling in this Kubernetes course in Houston requires a basic understanding of containers, particularly Docker. Our Docker Compose in-depth study and Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston will teach you everything you need to know about Docker. Working experience, Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston, and Linux shell scripting is beneficial but not essential.
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Course Content

  • Section 01: Self Paced Learning Curriculum

    Preview
    • Lesson 01: Introduction

      01:06:55Preview
      • 1.01 Introduction
        01:17
      • 1.02 Learning Objective
        00:48
      • 1.03 Microservices
        06:47
      • 1.04 Need for Microservices
        05:27
      • 1.05 Vertualization
        05:17
      • 1.06 Containers
        07:12
      • 1.07 Docker
        03:18
      • 1.08 Use Cases of Docker
        09:35
      • 1.09 Concept of Containerization
        05:31
      • 1.10 Docker Vs. Virtualization
        02:16
      • 1.11 Docker Architecture
        09:35
      • 1.12 Docker as Prerequisite for Kubernetes
        02:59
      • 1.13 Kubernetes
        06:16
      • 1.14 Summary
        00:37
    • Lesson 02: Docker

      50:32Preview
      • 2.01 Learning Objectives
        00:34
      • 2.02 Container on Docker Host
        01:55
      • 2.03 Docker Installation on Ubuntu
        02:19
      • 2.04 Docker Installation on Ubuntu using Docker Repository
        03:32
      • 2.05 Docker Installation on Ubuntu using Package
        00:47
      • 2.06 Docker Installation on Ubuntu using Automated Scripts
        01:31
      • 2.07 Docker Installation on Ubuntu using Automated Scripts
        01:30
      • 2.08 Working with Docker Container
        03:22
      • 2.09 List Docker Container
        04:39
      • 2.10 Start or Stop or Exit Containers
        02:48
      • 2.11 Naming Containers
        02:40
      • 2.12 Docker Networks
        10:54
      • 2.13 Summary
        00:49
      • 2.14 Demo: Docker
        13:12
    • Lesson 03: Docker Orchestration

      42:11Preview
      • 3.01 Learning Objectives
        00:40
      • 3.02 Orchestration of Containers
        03:43
      • 3.03 Docker Swarm
        07:04
      • 3.04 Docker Swarm Features
        01:31
      • 3.05 Kubernetes Architecture
        03:59
      • 3.06 Kubernetes Vs. Docker Swarm
        04:49
      • 3.07 Docker Compose
        05:13
      • 3.08 Container Logs
        02:55
      • 3.09 Docker Compose Configuration
        02:31
      • 3.10 Web Application Deployment
        01:45
      • 3.11 Summary
        00:44
      • 3.12 Demo: Docker
        07:17
    • Lesson 04: Overview of Kubernetes

      44:47Preview
      • 4.01 Learning objectives
        00:35
      • 4.02 Introduction to Kubernetes
        05:10
      • 4.03 Relationship between Kubernetes and Containers
        02:04
      • 4.04 Kubernetes Architecture
        05:49
      • 4.05 Kubernetes Master Components
        13:35
      • 4.06 Kubernetes Node Components
        13:16
      • 4.07 Deployment using Pod or Container
        03:35
      • 4.08 Summary
        00:43
    • Lesson 05: Kubernetes Deployment

      47:46
      • 5.01 Learning Objectives
        01:29
      • 5.02 VirtualBox
        07:37
      • 5.03 Ubuntu VM on Oracle VirtualBox
        06:33
      • 5.04 Minikube
        06:12
      • 5.05 Kubectl
        03:28
      • 5.06 DashBoard
        03:13
      • 5.07 Summary
        00:34
      • 5.08 Demo: Kubernetes Deployment
        18:40
    • Lesson 06: Kubernetes Pods, Deployments and Replicasets

      01:03:11Preview
      • 6.01 Learning Objectives
        00:48
      • 6.02 YAML
        06:07
      • 6.03 Imperative Management of Kubernetes Objects
        04:44
      • 6.04 Kubernetes Pods
        08:47
      • 6.05 Kubernetes Deployments
        07:17
      • 6.06 Kubernetes ReplicaSets
        02:46
      • 6.07 Kubernetes Services
        03:05
      • 6.08 Summary
        00:59
      • 6.09 Demo: Kubernetes Pods Deployments and Replica Sets
        28:38
    • Lesson 07: Kubernetes Networking and Storage

      42:35
      • 7.01 Learning Objectives
        01:06
      • 7.02 Kubernetes Networking
        03:07
      • 7.03 Kubernetes Networking Architecture: Part One
        09:52
      • 7.04 Kubernetes Networking Architecture: Part Two
        05:32
      • 7.05 Volumes
        06:39
      • 7.06 Persistent Volumes
        08:08
      • 7.07 Persistent Volume Life Cycle
        06:35
      • 7.08 Summary
        01:36
    • Lesson 08: Kubernetes Implementation

      01:30:30Preview
      • 8.01 Learning Objective
        00:40
      • 8.02 Deploying Kubernetes Application
        09:19
      • 8.03 Kubernetes Namespace
        06:32
      • 8.04 Kubernetes Labels and Selectors
        08:56
      • 8.05 Kubernetes DaemonSets
        03:57
      • 8.06 Kubernetes Volumes
        06:38
      • 8.07 Kubernetes Jobs and Cron Jobs
        07:53
      • 8.08 Kubernetes ConfigMaps and Secrets
        07:23
      • 8.09 Summary
        00:46
      • 8.10 Demo: ConfigMap
        03:38
      • 8.11 Demo: CronJob
        03:47
      • 8.12 Demo: DaemonSet
        05:44
      • 8.13 Demo: Job
        03:36
      • 8.14 Demo: Secret
        04:30
      • 8.15 Demo: Deployment
        05:38
      • 8.16 Demo: Labels Sectors
        06:58
      • 8.17 Demo: Namespace PodInNamespace
        04:35
    • Lesson 09: Kubernetes Clusters

      42:09Preview
      • 9.01 Learning Objective
        00:59
      • 9.02 Kubernetes Scaling
        05:28
      • 9.03 Kubernetes Autoscaling
        05:59
      • 9.04 Kubernetes Rolling Updates
        04:31
      • 9.05 Kubernetes RollBack
        02:47
      • 9.06 Kubernetes Pod CPU and Memory Reservations
        04:51
      • 9.07 Summary
        00:25
      • 9.08 Demo Kubernetes Scaling and Kubernetes Cluster
        17:09

CKA Exam & Certification

Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Training Course in Houston
  • What is the weight distribution of each domain in this CKA Training in Houston?

    The weights of the domains in Kubernetes Course Houston are:

    • Application lifecycle management 8%
    • Installation, configuration, and validation 12%
    • Core concepts 19%
    • Networking 11%
    • Scheduling 5%
    • Security 12%
    • Cluster maintenance 11%
    • Logging and monitoring 5%
    • Storage 7%
    • Troubleshooting 10%

  • What is the duration of the CKA exam in Houston?

    Applicants have three hours to complete the online CKA test, which consists entirely of achievement problems that experts must complete via a command-line interface. If you've never used Kubernetes before or only have a basic understanding of it, the Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston will be highly beneficial. Before you can easily pass the exam, you must first learn, prepare, and practice. The exam covers a wide range of Kubernetes subjects, as indicated in the preceding list because the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston will be of great use to you.

  • For how long is my CKA certification in Houston valid? How do I renew my Kubernetes certification in Houston?

    The Kubernetes certification is authentic, stated in the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston. To keep their CKA certification, candidates must retake the same exam (validity of the certification is for a two-year duration, beginning from the date of retake or clearing the exam). The Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston will help you pass the exam.

  • How valuable is the Kubernetes certification in Houston?

    Most sectors are going to the cloud, and numerous are deploying and maintaining containers with Kubernetes. The Valuable Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston can benefit you a lot. Obtaining the CKA Certification through the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston demonstrates that you are familiar with Kubernetes and capable of handling a Kubernetes administrator’s tasks.

  • What are the system requirements to take the CKA exam in Houston?

    The Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston will guide you through the system requirements, including having a computer with Chrome or Chromium installed. Access to the internet that is reliable Webcam A microphone, speakers, and a headset are all included. Candidates are recommended to validate their system's compliance with the Kubernetes exam and the Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston using the compatibility check tool offered by the test proctoring partner.

  • What is the passing score for this CKA exam in Houston?

    The Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston is critical to get a high grade. To be certified with the Kubernetes Administrator Exam, the person must complete the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston and achieve at least 74 percent on the exam.

  • What is the weight distribution of each domain in this Kubernetes Course Houston?

    The Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston is designed based on this weight distribution only. The following areas in Kubernetes Training Houston are weighted differently: application lifecycle management (8%), installation, setup, and validation (12%), core concepts (19%), and networking (20 percent ). Protection accounts for 12% of overall expenditures, whereas preparation accounts for 5%. Cluster maintenance takes up 11 percent of the budget, logging and monitoring take up 5%, and storage takes up 5%. You can learn more about it at the Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston.

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn's Kubernetes course certificate?

    To get the CKA certification, you must complete the following procedures and the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston: Complete the Kubernetes self-study course online. Complete the Kubernetes course's end-of-course evaluation with a minimum score of 70%. You will learn a lot from the Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston.

  • How much does the CKA exam cost?

    The cost of  Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston is fair. The $300 Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam includes one free retake. Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston is required to acquire a decent score at an affordable price.

  • What Kubernetes version is running in the CKA exam environment?

    The  Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston helps you to know about the version details.  Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston uses the same version used in the exam. Kubernetes v1.13 is used in the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Examination environment. 

  • What are the latest CKA Exam changes?

    The  Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston will inform you of the latest change details.
    The following changes to the CKA test will go into effect on September 1, 2020:

    1. The exam lasts two hours.
    2. The most recent and upgraded Kubernetes software version is Kubernetes 1.19.
    3. The domains and percentages in the exam are as follows:
    • Cluster architecture, installation, and configuration consume 25% of the time.
    • Services and networking accounted for 20% of total revenue.
    • 30% troubleshooting
    • Workloads and Scheduling – 15% 10% storage

    You will get practice in the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston based on the changes in the exam only. 

  • How is the CKA exam proctored?

    The  Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston will let you know about the protocols of this exam. The Kubernetes certification test is proctored using remote audio, video, and screen sharing streams. Screen sharing allows proctors to examine candidates' desktops. More details about this proctored exam are shared in the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston.

  • What resources are candidates allowed to access during the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam?

    During the exam, the candidates are restricted from using other applications, and the details about this are covered in the Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston. Applicants are only allowed to view materials as a single tab in Chrome on the following sites.

    The  Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston lets you know how and when to access these sites during the exam.

  • When will I receive my CKA Exam score?

    Typically, exams are graded within 24 hours of completion. The Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston gives more information on this. The Certified Kubernetes Administrator exam results are available within 36 hours of the exam's completion. The results will be available on My Portal for the candidates who took the Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston.

  • In which language(s) is the CKA exam available?

    The Certified Kubernetes Administrator training in Houston lets you know about these details in depth. The Certified Kubernetes Administrator exam is available in English, German, Spanish, Portuguese, and Japanese. The Certified Kubernetes Administrator course in Houston assists you on how to register for the required language.

Kubernetes Training Houston Reviews

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    Simplilearn is one of the best learning platforms, and I look forward to learning more and being exposed to new information that is undoubtedly going to impact the work environment around me positively. The self-learning videos are on point and clear enough to understand.

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    Bangalore

    I had an excellent experience attending the training with Simplilearn. We had great coaches who facilitated the sessions with comprehensive content and lots of patience. The sessions were very interactive and very well-paced.

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Kubernetes Certification Houston FAQs

  • How do I enroll in this Kubernetes training in Houston?

    You can enroll for this CKA training in Houston directly on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options:
     
    ·     Visa credit or debit card
    ·     MasterCard
    ·     American Express
    ·     Diner’s Club
    ·     PayPal
    Once payment is received, you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • Is this live Kuberntes course training in Houston or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    All of the Kubernetes classes are conducted live online. They are interactive sessions that enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during class time. We do, however, provide recordings of each session you attend for your future reference.
     

  • Can I cancel my enrollment to this CKA training in Houston? Will I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment to this Kubernetes course if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, you can view our refund policy.

  • What is Kubernetes?

    The official website describes Kubernetes as a portable, open-source platform that is used for managing containerized workloads and services, that facilitates both declarative configuration and automation. One of the most popular DevOps tools, Kubernetes was released by Google as Container as a Service (CaaS). It can run on different cloud platforms including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, GCE and more. 

  • What are the benefits of getting certified in Kubernetes?

    Getting certified in Kubernetes will demonstrate your skills and knowledge in using the tool. As Kubernetes is witnessing increased adoption, employers will need skilled professionals who can work on the tool. With the Kubernetes Certification Course, you will stand out among your peers and prove that you are capable of using the tool as the employers want. 

  • What are some preparation tips for CKA certification/exam

    To prepare for the CKA certification exam, you first need to be thorough with the syllabus, check out what domains are covered in the exam and dedicate time accordingly. You should refer to the study guide provided by CNCF and have a clear understanding of Linux command line. It is also recommended to take this Kubernetes course to prepare better and clear the exam in a single trial. 

  • What does the CKA Certification stand for?

    CKA stands for Certified Kubernetes Administrator and is offered by Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) in collaboration with The Linux Foundation. Within two years of its launch, over 1700 candidates achieved the certification and received career benefits. Professionals who wish to enhance their career in DevOps can apply for this Kubernetes Training. 

  • Do you provide assistance for the CKA exam application process?

    Yes. Customers can contact us either by phone or chat if they need help completing the Certified Kubernetes Administrator application form.
     

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

  • What are the various Kubernetes Job Roles?

    With the growing adoption of Kubernetes among various organizations, many Kubernetes-related job roles have emerged recently. Some of them include Kubernetes Specialist, Kubernetes Administrator, Kubernetes Application Developer, Kubernetes Microservices Engineer, DevOps Engineer, and Principal Cloud Infrastructure Engineer. With our Kubernetes training, you can become eligible for all such roles.

  • What is the average salary expectancy for Kubernetes Certified Professionals?

    A DevOps Engineer with skills in Kubernetes is capable of earning an average base pay of USD 108K in the US, as per Payscale. It can further increase up to USD 132K with relevant experience and achieving Kubernetes certification.

  • What is the duration of this Kubernetes Course?

    This Kubernetes certification training program covers 50 hours of applied learning. The time you take to complete the course depends on your learning pace.

  • Is the Kubernetes Certification Training course worth it?

    Kubernetes is one of the most widely used DevOps tools and our Kubernetes training course will help you become well-versed in using it. This course is definitely worth your time and effort if you are seeking a career in DevOps.

  • What are the best Kubernetes Training courses?

    You will find many Kubernetes courses online, but not all of them have high-quality training material and the most up-to-date information. You can rely on our Kubernetes administrator certification course to learn from industry experts and become job-ready. 

  • What are some good ways to learn Kubernetes?

    When you are trying to become well-versed in using a tool, then theoretical knowledge isn’t enough. So, if you want to learn Kubernetes, merely going through a book or training material wouldn’t help. 

    Our CKA certification course includes demos, practical sessions, and industry projects to help you apply the concepts gained through the study material. This is the best way to learn Kubernetes. 
     

  • Are there common certifications for Kubernetes and Docker?

    No, currently there are no common certifications for Kubernetes and Docker combined. You may, however, find online courses that include both these tools and achieve a course completion certificate at the end. 
     

  • What value does Kubernetes provide to developers?

    Kubernetes is one of the most popular platforms among developers today. The tool is very extensible, updated frequently with new features, and allows developers to run their applications easily on a multi-cloud system. Developers also believe that, with Kubernetes, they are building a future-proof solution.

  • What is the value of a CKA certification in IT?

    Today, all major cloud vendors are supporting Kubernetes and providing unique solutions for it. The other orchestration tools are far behind Kubernetes in terms of adoption and popularity. So, if you have a CKA certification on your resume, you will find better job opportunities in the IT industry and stay ahead of your peers. 
     

  • What is the CKA Exam?

    The Certified Kubernetes Administrator, or CKA, exam is an online, proctored, performance-based test that requires candidates to solve multiple tasks from a command line running Kubernetes. The exam verifies an individual’s knowledge, competence, and skills to perform the responsibilities of a Kubernetes administrator.

  • What is the Difference Between CKA and CKAD?

    You will come across two certifications related to Kubernetes — the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) and the Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD). While the CKA certification is designed to validate the skills required as an administrator and takes a more E2E approach to the understanding of the platform, the CKAD certification certifies that an individual can design, build, configure, and expose native cloud applications for Kubernetes. 

  • What is Kubernetes used for?

    Kubernetes is a container and cluster management tool. It enables the deployment of containers to clusters, which are networks of virtual machines. It is compatible with a variety of containers, not just Docker. Kubernetes' primary goal is to further abstract computers, storage, and networks from their physical implementation. The Kubernetes course is essential in helping certified Kubernetes administrators swiftly create their reputation and position in the job market and allow enterprises to hire high-quality teams to support their growth more quickly.
     

  • What is Kubernetes used for?

    Kubernetes is a container and cluster management tool. It enables the deployment of containers to clusters, which are networks of virtual machines. It is compatible with a variety of containers, not just Docker. Kubernetes' primary goal is to further abstract computers, storage, and networks from their physical implementation. The Kubernetes course is essential in helping certified Kubernetes administrators swiftly create their reputation and position in the job market and allow enterprises to hire high-quality teams to support their growth more quickly.
     

  • Is the Kubernetes course difficult to learn?

    It will be difficult for you if you've never used Kubernetes before or only have a fundamental basic understanding of it. You must first learn, prepare, and become proficient before you can easily pass the exam. Our Kubernetes course will teach you how to use it properly. If you want to work in DevOps, this course is worth the time and effort.
     

  • Is Kubernetes certification worth it?

    Companies are transitioning to the cloud, and many are deploying containers in production and managing them with Kubernetes. So, if you want to get into a dynamic work with a good salary, you should consider adding Kubernetes certification to your IT portfolio. The Kubernetes training will demonstrate that you understand the tool and can manage the obligations of a Kubernetes administrator.
     

  • What are the job roles/titles available after getting a Kubernetes certification?

    Many Kubernetes-related professional roles have lately evolved due to the increased adoption of Kubernetes by various enterprises. Kubernetes Specialist, Kubernetes Administrator, Kubernetes Application Developer, Kubernetes Microservices Engineer, DevOps Engineer, and Principal Cloud Infrastructure Engineer are available. You can qualify for all of these roles by completing our Kubernetes certification training.

  • What does a Kubernetes Administrator do?

    Their tasks as a Kubernetes administrator include building and implementing solutions to use a Kubernetes cluster, configuring hardware, peripherals, and services, maintaining settings and storage, and deploying cloud-native solutions. The Kubernetes certification ensures that CKAs have the skills, knowledge, and competency to carry out the obligations of Kubernetes administrators.

  • Which companies hire Kubernetes Administrators?

    Google, Robinhood, Shopify, Slack, Delivery Hero, Udemy, Nubank, and StackShare are among the companies that supposedly employ Kubernetes in their software stacks. A Kubernetes certification distinguishes your resume and sets you apart from the competition. As firms rely more and more on k8s, your experience will be a valuable asset to these organizations. The Kubernetes certification focuses on the abilities necessary to be a successful Kubernetes Administrator in these organizations today.
     

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