The hands-on lab is part of these learning paths
Ready for the real environment experience?
In this hands-on lab, you'll learn how to create and deploy a cloud native application into a EKS cluster. Along the way you'll learn how to work with Kubernetes resources such as Deployments, Services, StatefulSets, PVs, PVCs, and Secrets. You'll learn how to use
kubectl to configure and integrate all of these resources together to implement a stateful web based voting application.
Upon completion of this Lab, you will be able to:
kubectlto deploy resources into an EKS cluster
- Work with and configure commonly used Kuberenetes resources
- Expose EKS hosted applications to the Internet
This lab is intended for:
- Kubernetes practitioners
- DevOps Engineers
You should be familiar with:
- Basic Linux command line administration
- Basic Kubernetes and Container-based concepts
This Lab will start with the following AWS resources provisioned automatically for you:
- 1 x EKS cluster - Cluster-1 - provides a fully functional Kubernetes cluster
- 1 x NodeGroup
- 2 x EC2 Worker Nodes
- 1 x NodeGroup
- 2 x EC2 instances
- eks.launch.instance - used to launch the EKS cluster
- cloudacademylabs - used to provide an SSH based terminal
Jeremy is a Content Lead Architect and DevOps SME here at Cloud Academy where he specializes in developing DevOps technical training documentation.
He has a strong background in software engineering, and has been coding with various languages, frameworks, and systems for the past 25+ years. In recent times, Jeremy has been focused on DevOps, Cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure), Security, Kubernetes, and Machine Learning.
Jeremy holds professional certifications for AWS, GCP, and Kubernetes (CKA, CKAD, CKS).