Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Exam Preparation

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Duration12h 52m


Kubernetes is one of the world's most popular container orchestration tools. Established by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the Kubernetes Administrator certification is designed to validate your skills for working with Kubernetes.

This learning path is designed to help you prepare you for the CKA exam. It includes a combination of courses covering each exam domain, a series of labs to build hands-on Kubernetes experience working directly in a live cloud environment, and exams to test your knowledge ...

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Learning Path Steps

1 courses

Overview This course introduces you to the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Exam Preparation learning path. The content of the learning path is introduced as well as the CKA exam domains that are covered by each. The intended audience and prerequis...

2 courses

Introduction This course provides an introduction to how to use the Kubernetes service to deploy and manage containers.  Learning Objectives Be able to recognize and explain the Kubernetes service Be able to explain and implement a Kubernetes containerBe a...

3 labs

Deploy a stateless application in a Kubernetes cluster that you build from the ground up in this Lab

4 labs

Deploy a stateful application in a Kubernetes Cluster in this Lab to understand how, why, and when it makes sense to run stateful applications in Kubernetes

5 exam-filled

Kubernetes Concepts Check

6 courses

Overview This Administering Kubernetes Clusters course covers the many networking and scheduling objectives of the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam curriculum. You will learn a range of core practices such as Ninja kubectl skills, the ability...

7 labs

Detect, diagnose, and remedy a variety of Kubernetes failures at the network, node, control-plane, and application levels in this Lab.

8 labs

Practice defense in depth in Kubernetes including authentication, authorization, network policies, security contexts, and secrets security primitives.

9 labs

Create a Kubernetes cluster from scratch using kubeadm and perform several cluster management tasks including backups, restores, and upgrades in this Lab.

10 courses

Overview This course explains several important aspects of taking the official Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam. You will learn about the exam procedure, where to find the latest information about the exam, and a few helpful tips for taking th...

11 exam-filled

Preparation Exam: Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA)

About the Author

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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, MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, Google Cloud Certified Associate Cloud Engineer, Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA), Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD), Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS), and Certified OpenStack Administrator (COA). He earned his Ph.D. studying design automation and enjoys all things tech.