Introduction to Containers, Kubernetes and Red Hat Open Shift (DO180)



Introduction to Containers, Kubernetes, and Red Hat� OpenShift (DO180) introduces building and managing Docker containers for deployment on a Kubernetes cluster. This course helps students build core knowledge and skills in managing containers through hands-on experience with Docker, Kubernetes, and Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform.

This course is based on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.5 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux� 7.


  • Developers wishing to containerize software applications
  • Administrators new to container technology and container orchestration
  • Architects considering using container technologies in software architectures


  • An ability to use a Linux terminal session and issue operating system commands
  • Have Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or equivalent experience
  • Have experience with web application architectures and their corresponding technologies

Note: You can learn about the benefits of containers, Docker, Kubernetes, and Red Hat OpenShift with our free, technical overview course: Deploying Containerized Applications Technical Overview (DO080).

Learning Objectives

In this course, you will learn how to containerize simple software applications and services, deploy them with Docker, Kubernetes, and Red Hat OpenShift, test the containerized version, and troubleshoot issues with deployment. Topics included:

  • Container, Docker, and Red Hat OpenShift architecture
  • Create containerized services
  • Manage containers and container Images
  • Create custom container images
  • Deploy containerized applications on Red Hat OpenShift
  • Deploy multi-container applications

1. Course introduction
2. Get started with container technology
3. Create containerized services
4. Manage containers
5. Manage container images
6. Create custom container images
7. Deploy containerized applications on Red Hat OpenShift
8. Deploy multi-container applications
9. Troubleshoot containerized applications
10. Comprehensive review of Introduction to Container, Kubernetes, and Red Hat OpenShift

Note: The course outline is subject to change as technology advances and the nature of the underlying job evolves. For questions or confirmation on a specific objective or topic, contact your training advisor or call 1-800-COURSES.�