Deploying Apps on a Kubernetes Cluster using Minikube

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Install necessary tools required to set up Kubernetes in the linux (Ubuntu) environment.

Create a local Kubernetes cluster with Minikube and enable helpful minikube addons.

Deploy a simple app in a Kubernetes cluster.

Clock2 Hours
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VideoSplit-screen video
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In this 1-hour long project-based course on deploying apps on a Kubernetes cluster using Minikube, you will learn to install all the prerequisites required to set up a kubernetes Environment and become familiar with the variety of Kubernetes installation tasks done during setup. You will also learn to create your very first kubernetes cluster and will enable various Minikube addons and have an explore your cluster using Minikube dashboard. At the end of the course you will to deploy a simple web app into the Minikube cluster, created in the previous tasks. In this task you will get a little taste of docker as well. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • deployment
  • Minikube
  • Kubectl

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Understanding the Project Workflow

  2. Installing the Prerequisites

  3. Creating a Cluster with Minikube

  4. Exploring Cluster

  5. Deploying an Application

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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