Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Awareness (Entry Level)

  • 10m
  • 10 questions
The Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Awareness (Entry Level) benchmark measures your awareness of fundamental Kubernetes technologies and the context with which these technologies fit. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have exposure to Kubernetes and the problems it solves and can participate in basic conversations and decision-making regarding Kubernetes technologies.

Topics covered

  • describe the different container orchestration options and container orchestration deployment options that can be adopted to manage containerized deployments
  • describe the key features and components of Kubernetes
  • identify the pros and cons of the different recommended installation and configuration options for Kubernetes in order to able to select the right options
  • list the key criteria that need to be considered while evaluating Kubernetes solutions for enterprise workloads
  • list the key objective of Kubernetes services and the different approaches to exposing services
  • recall the concept and benefits of container orchestration
  • recall the path of transformation that we can adopt to transform monolith applications to microservices
  • recognize the challenges associated with monolith applications in the cloud along with the benefits afforded by microservices
  • recognize the concept of Pods in Kubernetes along with the approaches used by Pods to manage multiple containers
  • recognize the role of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation and the evolution of Kubernetes