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Listen here for the webinar from Nigel & Docker. With so many clouds, why is Kubernetes the right choice for you and your business?  

SUGGESTED AUDIENCE:  IT decision makers, IT architects, IT Ops, developers. Basically anyone making strategic tech decisions at their company or in their personal career. 



DATE: Monday 18th NOVEMBER 2019 

Join us for this 2.5 hour workshop, presented by Nigel Poulton, Kubernetes 101 is designed to get you up and running with Kubernetes. This workshop will get you pumped for kubernetes and you'll be teed up perfectly to throw yourself into the rest of KubeCon. 

TIMES: 9:00am - 11:30am or 2:30pm - 5:00pm


Latest News

Now available to India & the subcontinent


After popular demand from an abundance of Kubernetes fans and friends in India, 

we've partnered with Shroff Publishing to make paperback versions of Nigel's books, 

Docker Deep Dive and

The Kubernetes Book available to India and throughout the subcontinent!

Posted 18th July 2019

#1 Best ever book on Docker


As featured on CNN, Forbes and Inc – BookAuthority rates the best books in the world, based on public mentions, recommendations, ratings and sentiment. 

Nigel's masterpiece Docker Deep Dive was the winner and rated by BookAuthority as #1 best book ever written on Docker

Posted 2nd July 2019

Now also partnering with Packt>


We're pleased to announce that we have partnered with Packt Enterprise, a global on demand print publishing company. 

The Kubernetes Book, authored by Nigel Poulton, can now also be ordered through Packt> in e-book. Packt> joins a long list of publishers working with @nigelpoulton.  

Posted 5th August 2019

Interactive content that unlocks your org.

Magic Sandbox

The ultimate learn-by-doing platform!

You've taken the video course and you've read the book. Now you're ready to get your hands dirty.

Magic Sandbox (MSB) gives you your very own private Kubernetes cluster and an amazing live dashboard that shows you everything in your cluster and how it all connects.

There's simply no better way to take your Kubernetes journey to the next level.

More News AND EVENTS...

Kubernetes this Month


A Cloud Guru and Nigel Poulton have recently partnered up to bring you a monthly YouTube show, Kubernetes this Month, designed to help you catch up with all things Kubernetes whilst taking a deeper dive. Watch here.

Courses pass 750,000 views


Nigel's video courses such as Getting started with Kubernetes have surpassed 750,000 views at Pluralsight. Is it time to join the hundreds of thousands of viewers and either watch for the first time or revisit and stay up to speed with Kubernetes?

Just released - Nigel's new course


Hot onto the shelf in Nov 2019, this is Nigel's very latest Kubernetes video training course - Kubernetes 101. This course is designed to get you up an running with Kubernetes. It's perfect for both beginners and those wanting to apply Kubernetes in the real world.



In September 2019 KubeTrainer was re-branded to nigelpoulton.com. This included updates to social media and the launch of the website. Reluctantly Nigel accepted to be the face of the business, which is out of his comfort zone. With his face, who could blame him!!!

Coming in 2020: CKAD


 To stay ahead of the rest, it's essential to keep up to date with the latest training and get qualified. Coming in 2020, Nigel delivers a Certified Kubernetes Application Developer qualification, an exam from CNCF and delivered by the Linux Foundation. Stay tuned!

New weekly show on YouTube


Recently #KubernetesMoment was launched on YouTube. Visit the popular show to get Nigel's updates, tips, announcements or anything in the news of Kubernetes. These episodes are brief and mixed with Nigel's humor and passion.