Implementing Compute Solutions – Google Kubernetes Engine (Part 1)

This chapter aims to cover various compute solutions’ implementation.

We are going to cover the following main topics:

  • Traditional application deployment versus containerized deployment
  • Kubernetes architecture
  • Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) architecture

We are very excited to introduce the concept of container orchestration as I’m seeing an everyday increase in traction toward containers. Kubernetes and its native Google Cloud implementation GKE is a very sophisticated and innovative product on the market. We hope you will enjoy the journey with me.


Kubernetes is an open source platform for managing containerized workloads declaratively for configuration and automation. ...

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