Difficulty: Beginner
Estimated Time: 10 minutes

In this scenario, you'll learn how to use Kubectl to create and launch pods without writing yaml definitions. This allows you to quickly launch containers onto the cluster.

In this scenario, you learned how to run pods directly without using YAML.

Don’t stop now! The next scenario will only take about 10 minutes to complete.

Kubernetes Pods

Step 1 of 5

Step 1 - Kubernetes Cluster

We already installed minikube for you. To view the nodes in the cluster, run the kubectl get nodes command kubectl get nodes

This command shows all nodes that can be used to host our applications. Now we have only one node, and we can see that it’s status is ready (it is ready to accept applications for deployment).