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Kubernetes Cookbook

In this ebook you will learn:

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    How to install Kubernetes for use with your application

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    What application primitives are and how to interact with them

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    About interacting with API calls and API groups within Kubernetes

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    How to monitor applications that use Kubernetes in operation

About the ebook

Containers are a critical enabling technology for microservices development, cloud deployment, DevOps approaches to software delivery, and more. Kubernetes is the emerging standard for container orchestration. The Kubernetes Cookbook brings you easy‑to‑use recipes for installing, managing, and monitoring containers with Kubernetes.

Authors Michael Hausenblas and Sébastien Goasguen deliver the information and hands‑on recipes you need in a problem‑solution‑discussion format, making it easy for you to find the detailed answers you need. Recipes cover Kubernetes installation, effective implementation of API access, monitoring, troubleshooting, and more. The Kubernetes Cookbook will make you a wizard in application development with the hottest container orchestration tool.

About the author

Sébastien Goasguen

Sébastien Goasguen built his first compute cluster when they were still called Beowulf clusters, while working on his PhD in the late 1990s. He has been working on making computing a utility ever since. He has done research in grid and high‑performance computing, and moved to cloud computing with the advent of virtualization in the mid 2000s. He is currently a Senior Open Source Solutions Architect at Citrix, where he works primarily on the Apache CloudStack project, helping develop the CloudStack ecosystem. Sébastien is a project management committee (PMC) member of CloudStack and Apache libcloud and a member of the Apache Software Foundation, where he focuses on the cloud ecosystem and has contributed to dozens of open source projects. He is currently writing the Docker Cookbook.

Michael Hausenblas

Michael is a Developer Advocate for Go, Kubernetes, and OpenShift at Red Hat, where he helps AppOps to build and operate distributed services. He shares his experience with distributed systems and large‑scale data processing through demos, blog posts, and public speaking engagements, and contributes to open source software such as OpenShift and Kubernetes. Prior to Red Hat, Michael was a Developer Advocate at Mesosphere, Chief Data Engineer at MapR Technologies, and before that he was a Research Fellow at the National University of Ireland, Galway where he researched into large‑scale data integration and the Internet of Things and where he gathered experience in advocacy and standardization (World Wide Web Consortium, IETF).

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