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Containers & Kubernetes Essentials

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This badge is earned after successfully completing all course activities and passing the test of the following Cognitive Class course:

Introduction to Containers, Kubernetes, and OpenShift

This course introduces you to containers and its emerging ecosystem of related technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift, and Istio. You will not only understand the concepts but also practice hands-on in the cloud.

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Why earn this badge?

This badge earner is able to build and run a container image and understands Kubernetes architecture. They know how to: write a YAML deployment file; expose deployment as a service; manage applications with Kubernetes; use ReplicaSets, auto-scaling, rolling updates and service binding; deploy services; and reap the benefits of OpenShift, Istio and other key tools.

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