A DigitalOcean Workshop: Get Started with Containers and Kubernetes

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In the past decade, containerized applications and container clusters have rapidly replaced the old paradigm of scaling applications using virtual machines. Containers offer the same process isolation but are generally more lightweight, portable, and performant than full virtualization. Container clusters, which can be used to manage thousands of running containers across a set of physical machines, abstract away much of the work of rolling out new versions of applications, scaling them, and efficiently scheduling workloads. Out of these, Kubernetes has emerged as a mature, production-ready system. It provides a rich set of features like rolling deployments, health checking, self-monitoring, workload autoscaling, and much, much more.

This webinar will show you how to harness these technologies and deploy the “Hello World” Flask app onto a DigitalOcean Kubernetes cluster.

Speaker: Frédéric Harper

As a Senior Developer Advocate at DigitalOcean, Frédéric Harper helps startups find success in the cloud. Fred has shared his passion for technology on the stage at over 150 events around the world. He’s served the communities at npm, Mozilla, Microsoft, and Fitbit, and is the author of a book on personal branding.

Managed Kubernetes on DigitalOcean:
https://www.digitalocean.com/products/kubernetes/

Kubernetes for Full-Stack Developers, a Self-Guided Course
https://www.digitalocean.com/community/curriculums/kubernetes-for-full-stack-developers

Running Cloud Native Applications on DigitalOcean Kubernetes:
https://assets.digitalocean.com/white-papers/running-digitalocean-kubernetes.pdf


Duration: 00:59:31
Publisher: DigitalOcean
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