Google Cloud Skills Boost

Getting Started with Google Kubernetes Engine

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In this course, each module aims to build on your ability to interact with GKE, and includes hands-on labs for you to experience functionalities first-hand. In the first module, you'll be introduced to a range of Google Cloud services and features, with a view to helping you choose the right Google Cloud services to create your own cloud solution. You'll learn about creating a container using Cloud Build, and store a container in Container Registry. You'll also compare and contrast the features of Kubernetes and Google Kubernetes Engine, also referred to as GKE. In addition to conceptualizing the Kubernetes architecture, you'll deploy a Kubernetes cluster using GKE, deploy Pods to a GKE cluster, and view and manage Kubernetes objects.

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Course Info
Objectives
  • Understand the difference among Google Cloud compute platforms
  • Understand the components and architecture of Kubernetes
  • Store container images in Container Registry
Available languages
English
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