KUBERNETES APPLICATION DEVELOPER (CKAD CERTIFICATION)
The Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) program has been developed by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), in collaboration with The Linux Foundation, to help expand the Kubernetes ecosystem through standardized training and certification. As one of the highest velocity projects in the history of open source, Kubernetes use is exploding.
The Cloud Native Computing Foundation is committed to growing the community of Kubernetes-knowledgeable application developers, thereby enabling continued growth across the broad set of organizations a using the technology. Certification is a key step in that process, allowing certified application developers to quickly establish their credibility and value in the job market, and also allowing companies to more quickly hire high-quality teams to support their growth.
WHAT IS THE CKAD CERTIFCATION PROGRAM
The Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) certification is designed to provide assurance that CKADs have the skills, knowledge, and competency to perform theresponsibilities of Kubernetes application developers.
A Certified Kubernetes Application Developer can define application resources and use core primitives to build, monitor, andtroubleshoot scalable applications and tools in Kubernetes.
The CKA Certification will be valid for 2 years.
To keep the certification valid you will have to retake and pass the same exam prior to the expiration of the certification.
EXAM DETAILS CKAD CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
The online, proctored, performance-based test consists of a set of performance-based items (problems) to be solved in a command line and is expected to take approximately two (2) hours to complete.
This exam curriculum includes these general domains and their weights on the exam:
- Core Concepts 13%
- Configuration 18%
- Multi-Container Pods 10%
- Observability 18%
- Pod Design 20%
- Services & Networking 13%
- State Persistence 8%
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 2 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes