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What the Labs Section covers:📜

  • How to debug pod creation failures, debug pod crashes and working with a node maintenance scenario

  • Understanding encryption in Big Bang and how to securely store secrets

  • Installing Flux to a Cluster

  • How to add a helm repository and how to use the helm CLI tool to template kubernetes .yaml files

  • How to expose a mock mission app via the istio ingress gateway

  • How to interact with a kubernetes cluster by creating a namespace and a pod

  • How to implement Kustomize and how we use the kustomize CLI tool for templating kubernetes .yaml files

  • Basic vi and why one would use vi in Big Bang

Section Outcomes📜

In this section, users learn to debug common pod crashes, securely store secrets, and how to to interact with Big Bang using common software tools.