Advanced Kubernetes with DOKS

Key themes of the series:
  • • Provisioning a Managed Kubernetes cluster on DigitalOcean
  • • Deploy, upgrade, and scale applications with HPA and Metrics Server
  • • Learn to achieve high availability of stateful workloads and advanced networking concepts like ingress controllers and network policies
Beneficial for:
  • • Seasoned developers interested in utilizing the full power of DOKS
  • • Developers of all skill levels looking to expand their knowledge of Kubernetes
  • • Businesses looking to adopt Kubernetes

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Content & Schedule

Date Session Content Videos
Oct 30, 2019

Cluster Provisioning

In this webinar, we’ll cover the following basics required to provision a Managed Kubernetes cluster on DigitalOcean:

• Provisioning a DOKS cluster
• Configuring a local machine or a remote management server to manage DigitalOcean Kubernetes cluster
• Node pools and Sizing Kubernetes worker nodes
• Running a sample application

Nov 13, 2019

Scalable Applications

In this webinar you will learn to:

• Deploy web applications to Kubernetes cluster for easier scaling
• Rolling out new versions and rollback of application servers
• Understand how Metric server takes scaling decisions
• Deploy daemon type applications to Kubernetes cluster

Nov 27, 2019

Persistent Storage

In this webinar you will learn to:

• Provision persistent storage in Kubernetes cluster
• Exploring Storage Class, Persistent Volume Control, Persistent Volumes
• Overview of Container Storage Interface (CSI)
• Running StatefulSets
• Achieving high availability of stateful workloads

Dec 4, 2019

Advanced Networking

In this webinar you'll learn to:

• Load balancer, Ingress controllers and ingress resources
• Understanding when to use Nginx and when to use the cloud load balancer
• Networking plugins, CNI, Network Policies
• Playing with network policies

Dec 11, 2019

Advanced Scheduling

In this webinar, you'll learn about Scheduling techniques in Kubernetes such as:

• Node Affinity/Anti-Affinity
• Taints and Tolerations
• Pod Affinity/Anti-Affinity 

Will be published after the session

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