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Kubernetes for Developers: Moving to the Cloud

by Craig Golightly

Learn how to move your Kubernetes app to the cloud. You will see how to create and update a cluster with your app on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud. You will also learn how to determine the appropriate cloud option for your application.

What you'll learn

Running your Kubernetes application on a managed service in the cloud can simplify operations, reduce ongoing maintenance costs, and improve performance and stability. In this course, Kubernetes for Developers: Moving to the Cloud, you will gain the ability to deploy a basic Kubernetes app on a managed Kubernetes cluster in the cloud. First, you will learn how to evaluate different cloud options for your application. Next, you will discover how to create a Kubernetes cluster in a managed cloud service. Finally, you will explore how to update your cluster when your application changes. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to deploy and update a basic Kubernetes app on three major cloud providers – AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud.

About the author

Craig is passionate about solving problems with the right tools. He has over 20 years of software development experience with large enterprises and small startups on everything from search engines to fighter jets. He has a bachelor's and master's degree in computer science with extensive experience in AWS, microservices, and artificial intelligence. Craig enjoys teaching and mentoring others so they can save time and accomplish their goals faster.

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