Google Kubernetes Engine: Solution deployment

Private session

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  • Duration: 3 days
  • Regular price: On request

Course outline

Duration: 3 Days


  • System Administrators
  • DevOps Engineers


  • Basics of Linux system administration
  • Knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes


  • Know how to take advantage of the main services of the Google Kubernetes Engine platform
  • Be able to operate a GKE platform
  • Be familiar with security mechanisms of GKE environments


Advanced Networking in GKE
  • Overview of networks in GKE
  • Overview and uses of Cloud Load Balancing
  • Introduction to and use of IP aliases
  • Integration with GKE services
Log Management and Monitoring
  • Container metrics
  • Log management with Stackdriver in GKE
  • Management of monitoring with Stackdriver in GKE
  • Introduction to observability and application observability with events management in Stackdriver
  • Authentication and authorization
  • Overview of Identity and Access Management (IAM) and role types in IAM
  • Management of Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Network policies
  • Pod security
  • Control plane security
Control Plane Management
  • Regional versus zonal
  • Version upgrades
  • Node pools
  • Scalability
  • Introduction to Service Mesh
  • Introduction to Istio
  • Implementation in GKE
Production Deployment Strategies
  • Presentation of new deployment approaches: rolling updates, recreate and blue/green deploymen
  • Presentation of new approaches to testing strategies: canary, shadow and A/B testing
  • Introduction to Anthos Config Management
  • Implementation in GKE contexts on actual applications
Using GKE with Terraform
  • Introduction to Terraform
  • Using the GKE provider
  • Items requiring special attention
  • Implementations
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