Using Astra Control with Kubernetes
Duration : 2 Days (16 Hours)
Using Astra Control with Kubernetes Course Overview:
The Using Astra Control with Kubernetes certification signifies a professional’s expertise in effectively managing containerized applications using Astra and Kubernetes. This certification covers various aspects such as application creation, deployment, scaling, network configuration, storage management, and troubleshooting within Kubernetes environments. Industries value this certification as it enhances their proficiency in cloud-native practices, enabling efficient resource utilization, rapid software delivery, and ensuring fault tolerance and horizontal scaling. Professionals holding this certification are skilled in leveraging Astra Control, a multi-cloud data platform, in conjunction with Kubernetes to automate tasks, ensure data protection, and streamline operations in complex IT landscapes.
- IT professionals with existing Kubernetes management responsibilities
- Database administrators seeking operational simplification
- Developers interested in utilizing Astra Control for database management
- Organizations aiming to enhance the efficiency of their Kubernetes deployments
- Teams requiring rapid and efficient database scaling
- Professionals pursuing skill development in DevOps and database management
- Tech enthusiasts eager to explore the latest data technologies.
Learning Objectives of Using Astra Control with Kubernetes:
By the end of the “Using Astra Control with Kubernetes” course, participants will have acquired the following skills and knowledge:
- Deployment and Management: Ability to deploy and manage applications effectively on Kubernetes using the Astra Control service.
- Kubernetes Basics: Understanding of the fundamental concepts and components of the Kubernetes system.
- Astra Control Integration: Proficiency in utilizing Astra Control to streamline Kubernetes operations and enhance application management.
- Security Implementation: Competence in implementing security measures within Kubernetes deployments to safeguard applications and data.
- Troubleshooting Skills: Capability to identify and troubleshoot issues that may arise throughout the application lifecycle on Kubernetes.
- Data Management and Protection: Understanding of how to leverage Astra Control for data management and protection, ensuring optimal application performance.
- Automation: Proficiency in automating deployment processes and updates, contributing to improved operational efficiency.
Upon completion of this course, learners will be well-prepared to effectively deploy, manage, secure, troubleshoot, and optimize applications on Kubernetes using Astra Control. They will also have the skills needed to automate various aspects of the Kubernetes lifecycle, enhancing their capabilities in cloud-native application management.
Module 1: Introduction
- Introduction to Kubernetes and its role in application management
- Overview of NetApp Astra Control and its relevance for administration
- Comparison of Astra Control versions: Center and Service
- Prerequisites for setting up Astra Control Center
Module 2: Installation
- Step-by-step guide for installing NetApp Astra Control Center in a local environment
- Configuration steps for setting up NetApp Astra Control Service in a cloud environment
Module 3: Configuration
- Adding Kubernetes clusters to NetApp Astra Control
- Discovering applications within Astra Control
- Managing accounts and resources in Astra Control
Module 4: Protection and Restoration
- How NetApp Astra Control can be used to protect applications
- Application restoration processes within Astra Control
Module 5: Business Continuity
- Use cases and scenarios for achieving business continuity with Astra Control
- Application cloning and replication using asynchronous SnapMirror software
Module 6: Automation
- Introduction to managing NetApp Astra Control through REST APIs
- Leveraging workflows to automate specific administrative tasks and achieve goals
- Utilizing the NetApp Astra Control Python SDK for automation tasks
Using Astra Control with Kubernetes Course Prerequisites:
• Basic understanding of Cloud concepts
• Familiarity with Astra Control concepts and applications
• Proficiency in using Kubernetes
• Knowledge of software development and scripting languages
• Understanding of Linux/UNIX administration
• Prior experience with system administration and infrastructure management
• Exposure to DevOps processes.
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