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White graduation cap icon SWE 0004  Container Orchestration Tools

Container Orchestration Tools

Welcome to Container Orchestration Tools, an Online Training (OLT) micro-course. You will learn that automation harnesses the computational power of computers to execute routine tasks swiftly and accurately, eliminating human errors. In real-time scenarios, automated processes can identify and rectify issues faster than human intervention. Orchestration, a critical component, not only triggers automated tasks but also aggregates data from these tasks. It collaboratively presents relevant information to human operators. In the context of DevSecOps, orchestration plays a pivotal role in managing environments. For instance: Microservices are independent software applications that focus on a single function or service. Containers housing microservices can be dynamically initiated or terminated to scale systems (Memory allocation is scaled). Orchestration ensures security, seamless updates, and load balancing without disrupting services. This micro course is in support of the DevSecOps series of credentials.

REQUIRED PREREQUISITES

None

PREDECESSOR COURSES

TARGET AUDIENCE

Members of the Engineering and Technical Management Functional Area who are engaged in software development.

NOTES

POINTS TO BE DETERMINED ON OR ABOUT 21 JUNE 2024. This course will be available to DSCU and FAI students after points are assigned to the course.

Additional Information:
  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).