GKE tutorial: Get started with Google Kubernetes Engine
See the original posting on JavaWorld
Kubernetes will save us all. If only we could work out how to install and maintain it. For the uninitiated, Kubernetes (also known as K8s to your local neighborhood hipster developer) is an open-source platform for running and orchestrating container-based applications and services. These are most often deployed in Docker containers, but other container runtimessuch as Containerd and Rktare supported.