Kubernetes Deployments provide an easy way to scale up an application's Pods and to roll out new versions. However, the built-in rolling deployment strategy may not always suit your requirements. Other common deployment strategies include:
Kubernetes can support these alternate deployment strategies by utilizing multiple Deployments, Services, and Labels. This lab will teach you how.
This lab is valuable to anyone working with Kubernetes, but the content has been prepared considering topics described in the Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) Exam Curriculum. Completion of the lab will help you get hands-on experience, which is essential for passing the CKAD exam.
You can complete the Kubernetes Pod Design for Application Developers lab series to satisfy the prerequisites.
September 6th, 2022 - Updated to run Kubernetes 1.24
Logan has been involved in software development and research since 2007 and has been in the cloud since 2012. He is an AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional, Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert, MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, Google Cloud Certified Associate Cloud Engineer, Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS), Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA), Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD), and Certified OpenStack Administrator (COA). He earned his Ph.D. studying design automation and enjoys all things tech.