Kubernetes Course Overview

Prepare for the CKA exam with our Kubernetes Training Pittsburgh. All domains including application lifecycle management, installation, configuration and validation, networking, scheduling, security, cluster maintenance, core concepts, storage and troubleshooting, with projects are covered in Kubernetes Course Pittsburgh to help you get exam-ready.

Kubernetes Training Pittsburgh Key Features

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  • 8X higher interaction in live online classes conducted by industry experts
  • 11 real-life projects
  • Flexibility to choose classes
  • Industry-recognized Kubernetes course completion certificate

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

$ 499

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

online Bootcamp

$ 799

  • Everything in Self-Paced Learning, plus
  • 90 days of flexible access to online classes
  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced e-learning content and live class recordings
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  • Blended learning delivery model (self-paced e-learning and/or instructor-led options)
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  • Enhanced reporting for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 teaching assistance and support

Kubernetes Training Course Curriculum

Eligibility

This Kubernetes certification training Pittsburgh is intended specifically for Kubernetes cluster administrators. Anyone interested in learning how to work with Kubernetes also will benefit from this learning path. The Kubernetes course Pittsburgh is also well-suited for:
Software developers
Software engineers
System administrators
Linux administrators
Cloud administrators
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Pre-requisites

The prerequisites for taking up this Kubernetes training Pittsburgh includes, a solid understanding of containers, and Docker, in particular, is beneficial. Our Docker Compose in-depth course will help you learn about Docker. Working experience with Linux shells is beneficial but not mandatory.
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Course Content

  • Section 01 Self Paced Learning Curriculum

    Preview
    • Lesson 01 Introduction

      04:28Preview
      • 1 Introduction
        04:28
    • Lesson 02 Kubernetes Overview

      39:55Preview
      • 1 Containers Overview
        14:05
      • 2 Demo - Setup Lab – VirtualBox
        12:56
      • 3 Demo – Docker
        02:44
      • 4 Container Orchestration
        03:33
      • 5 Kubernetes Architecture
        06:37
    • Lesson 03 Setup Kubernetes

      01:04:29Preview
      • 1 Kubernetes Setup - Introduction and Minikube
        03:38
      • 2 Demo – Minikube
        10:50
      • 3 Kubernetes Setup – Kubeadm
        04:18
      • 4 Demo - Kubeadm - Part 1 - Setup Virtual Machines and Pre-Requisites
        23:30
      • 5 Demo - Kubeadm - Part 2 - Configure Cluster with kubeadm
        14:08
      • 6 Demo - Kubernetes on Google Cloud Platform
        04:58
      • 7 Demo - play-with-k8s.com
        03:07
    • Lesson 04 Kubernetes Concepts

      12:51
      • 1 PODs
        09:22
      • 2 Demo – PODs
        03:29
    • Lesson 05 YAML Introduction

      08:33
      • 1 Introduction to YAML
        08:33
    • Lesson 06 Kubernetes Concepts - PODs, ReplicaSets, Deployments

      01:19:02Preview
      • 1 PODs with YAML
        07:08
      • 2 Tips & Tricks – YAML
        09:27
      • 3 Replication Controllers and ReplicaSets
        16:23
      • 4 Demo – ReplicaSets
        13:13
      • 5 Deployments
        04:41
      • 6 Demo – Deployments
        05:17
      • 7 Deployments - Update and Rollback
        07:46
      • 8 Demo - Deployments - Update and Rollback
        15:07
    • Lesson 07 Networking in Kubernetes

      08:40
      • 1 Basics of Networking in Kubernetes
        06:24
      • 2 Demo - Networking in Kubernetes
        02:16
    • Lesson 08 Services

      22:29Preview
      • 1 Services – NodePort
        14:06
      • 2 Demo – Services
        04:09
      • 3 Services – ClusterIP
        04:14
    • Lesson 09 Microservices Architecture

      01:06:54Preview
      • 1 Microservices Application
        07:56
      • 2 Demo - Deploying Microservices Application on GCP Kubernetes Cluster
        31:06
      • 3 Demo - Example Voting Application Improvised - v2
        27:52
    • Lesson 10 Conclusion

      03:06
      • 1 Conclusion
        01:19
      • David Brooks | Use Systems Thinking
        01:47

CKA Exam & Certification

Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Training Course in Pittsburgh
  • What is the duration of the CKA exam Pittsburgh?

    The online CKA exam Pittsburgh consists of performance-based problems to be solved in a command line and candidates have 3 hours to complete the tasks.

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

    The weights of the domains in Kubernetes Training Pittsburgh 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%

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

    The Kubernetes certification Pittsburgh is valid for two years. Candidates may retake the same exam to renew their CKA certification (valid for two years starting on the date the exam is retaken and passed).

  • How valuable is the Kubernetes certification Pittsburgh?

    Companies are migrating to the cloud and many of them are using containers in production and using Kubernetes to manage them. Getting the CKA Certification Pittsburgh will prove that you are well-versed in using the tool and capable of handling the responsibilities of a Kubernetes administrator.

  • What is the passing score for this CKA exam Pittsburgh?

    In order to clear the Certified Kubernetes Administrator Exam, you must secure a score of at least 74 percent to pass this CKA exam.

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

    Candidates are allowed to use only their Chrome browser to open one tab in order to access assets at: 

    OR

  • What are the system requirements to take the CKA exam Pittsburgh?

    You must have a computer with:

    • Chrome or Chromium browser
    • Strong internet access
    • Webcam
    • Microphone, speakers, and headset

    Candidates are advised to run the compatibility check tool provided by the exam proctoring partner to ensure that their system meets the minimum requirements for the Kubernetes examination.

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

    To obtain the CKA certification, you must:

    • Complete the online Kubernetes self-learning course
    • Complete the Kubernetes course-end assessment with a minimum 70% score

  • How much does the CKA exam cost?

    The Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) examination cost is $300 and includes one free retake.

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

    Kubernetes v1.13 is the version running in the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Examination environment.

  • What are the latest CKA Exam changes?

    From September 01, 2020, the CKA exam will have the following changes:

    • Exam duration: 2 hours
    • Software Version: Kubernetes v1.19

    The domains along with their proportion in the exam:

    • Cluster Architecture, Installation & Configuration – 25%
    • Services & Networking – 20% 
    • Troubleshooting – 30%
    • Workloads & Scheduling – 15%
    • Storage – 10%

  • How is the CKA exam proctored?

    The Kubernetes certification exam is proctored remotely via streaming audio, video, and screen sharing feeds. Screen sharing allows proctors to view candidates’ desktops.

  • When will I receive my CKA Exam score?

    Exams typically are scored within 24 hours of completion. Results are emailed within 36 hours of the Certified Kubernetes Administrator exam completion time. Results also will be made available on My Portal.

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

    The Certified Kubernetes Administrator examination is available in English, German, Spanish, Portuguese, and Japanese.

Kubernetes Certification Pittsburgh Reviews

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    Sanjay S

    Virginia Beach

    Simplilearn provides an incredible learning experience. The faculty is very knowledgeable, supportive, and helpful. Their learning infrastructure is modern, convenient, and adaptable. The support staff is helpful and prompt. Learning becomes a pleasure when you have no worries about underlying support systems, and Simplilearn has mastered that.

  • Mongezi Theodore Sibande

    Mongezi Theodore Sibande

    Johannesburg

    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.

  • Pranav Patel

    Pranav Patel

    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 Course Pittsburgh FAQs

  • How do I enroll in this Kubernetes training Pittsburgh?

    You can enroll for this Kubernetes course Pittsburgh directly on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options:
     
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    Once payment is received, you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment to this Kubernetes course Pittsburgh? Will I get a refund?

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

  • Is this live Kubernetes training Pittsburgh or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    All of the classes as a part of this Kubernetes course Pittsburgh 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 Kubernetes training Pittsburgh session you attend for your future reference.

  • What is the Salary of a DevOps engineer in Pittsburgh?

    The annual salary of a DevOps engineer in Pittsburgh is $85,990. Depending on the abilities of an individual the pay varies and one can get a minimal salary of $49k and a maximum salary of . $149k. They are eligible for bonuses and profit-sharing ratios depending on the experiences of what they possess. Thus Kubernetes administrator training in Pittsburgh will help to earn more.

  • What are the major Companies hiring DevOps engineers in Pittsburgh?

    Zoom, Google, Accenture, Deloitte, Mindera Romania, CGI, Idelic, Dice, Pro-Tek Consulting, IGN Entertainment, and Fiaerv are some of the companies which recruit DevOps engineers in Pittsburgh. On completion of Kubernetes, administrator training in Pittsburgh will provide an opportunity to get employed in any one of these companies 

  • What are the Major Industries in Pittsburgh?

    Pittsburgh is well known for job growth in the city. The increase in employment is driven by emerging industries in Pittsburgh. The industrial strength of Pittsburgh lay in the course of sectors like health care and education. Healthy foundations in the field of technology, robotics and banking aid the economic development of Pittsburgh. Advanced manufacturing, finance, energy, medicine, tourism and services are a few other emerging industries in Pittsburgh. An individual with Kubernetes administrator training in Pittsburgh has more chances of kick-starting their career on a successful note. 

  • How to Become a DevOps Engineer in Pittsburgh?

    A development operations engineer is expected to perform tasks that result in the improvement of the development cycle of software. Additionally, a Kubernetes administrator training in Pittsburgh will aid you to learn the fundamentals and core concepts of Kubernetes. 

    Here is how you can become a DevOps engineer in Pittsburgh.

    • Familiarise yourself with version control, continuous integration servers and orchestration of infrastructure.
    • Get an undergraduate degree in any related discipline to meet the minimum qualification of this job.
    • Practice working with testing, Cloud patterns and quality tools.
    • Enhance your skills in analytics and monitoring.
    • Acquire knowledge in coding programming languages like Python, Java or R.

  • How to find Kubernetes Certification programs in Pittsburgh?

    If you want to excel in the development operations field, all you need is the right course that will improve your skills. Many sources are available to find courses on Kubernetes administrator training in Pittsburgh. However, you may get confused in selecting the best course.

    • Here are some suggestions to find Kubernetes Certification programs in Pittsburgh.
    • One can find many courses under this domain on the internet.
    • You will get a lot of courses on Kubernetes administrator training in Pittsburgh.
    • Filter the courses based on your needs and requirements.
    • If you want to learn courses online, there are many course providers and online boot camps available on the internet.

  • 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, 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.
     

Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Training Course in Pittsburgh

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