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Getting Started with Kubernetes by Jonathan Baier

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Chapter 2. Kubernetes – Core Concepts and Constructs

This chapter will cover the core Kubernetes constructs, such as pods, services, replication controllers, and labels. A few simple application examples will be included to demonstrate each construct. The chapter will also cover basic operations for your cluster. Finally, health checks and scheduling will be introduced with a few examples.

This chapter will discuss the following topics:

  • Kubernetes' overall architecture
  • Introduction to core Kubernetes constructs, such as pods, services, replication controllers, and labels
  • Understand how labels can ease management of a Kubernetes cluster
  • Understand how to monitor services and container health
  • Understand how to set up scheduling constraints based on available ...

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