Hands-On Kubernetes Networking [Video]

More Information
  • What makes up a Kubernetes cluster
  • How the Kubernetes cluster core components communicate between one another
  • How the Kubernetes core objects work from a networking point of view
  • How to implement network security for Kubernetes workloads
  • Kubernetes network cluster security

Kubernetes is an open-source platform designed to automate deployment, scaling, and operation of application containers. Kubernetes is responsible for automating various aspects of application development which has been proved to be extremely beneficial for enterprises. Kubernetes networking contains topics like pod networks, service networks, cluster IPs, container ports, host ports, node ports, etc. which works under the hood of all the workings.With this hands-on course, you will understand and operate the mystery, also known as Kubernetes networking with a pragmatic approach. You will learn how to manage these tricky topics of networking with some and easy to understand practical and hands-on examples to explain each topics.You will begin by swiftly covering the key topics in Kubernetes. You will then move onto covering the basics of Kubernetes networking. You will dive into containers, pods and pod network, and understand how Kubernetes manages a virtual network of devices and routing rules. You’ll understand how Kubernetes networking model works with intra-node and inter-node communication. You’ll cover service networking for facilitating load balancing for pods. You will move on to operating a Kubernetes network after covering Kubernetes networking components. You will learn how to use host networking for your containers, operate a working overlay network, kube-proxy and kube-dns.By the end of the course, you will be well-versed with the networking and how to operate them in a Kubernetes cluster.

The code bundle for this video course is available at - https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Hands-On-Kubernetes-Networking-V

Style and Approach

This video course will cover the networking aspects of Kubernetes in a practical way. this course will give a refresher of kubernetes architecture and core components. This will cover kubernetes objects in detail as well the as well the cluster network security. you no longer be a beginner after you complete this course.

  • This video course will give practical advice on how Kubernetes works from a network perspective
  • Through this course you would understand the inner workings of the Kubernetes objects
  • You will learn about the network security aspects of running Kubernetes clusters and running workloads within it
Course Length 1 hour 24 minutes
ISBN 9781838559571
Date Of Publication 14 Apr 2019


Walter Dolce

Walter Dolce is a Software and Platform Engineer based in London, United Kingdom. He has worked for both small/medium-sized businesses as well as large enterprises such as the BBC and Just Eat. Over the course of the years, he has developed deep knowledge of various areas of Software Engineering concepts and practices such as - for example - Test-Driven Development, Behaviour-Driven Development, the SOLID principles, Design Patterns, etc. He has later on transitioned to the DevOps/Platform Engineering space where he used that knowledge to implement highly available, resilient systems and platforms running in today’s major Cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure.

Walter has already authored another video course on Packt titled “Creating a Continuous Deployment Pipeline”