This hands-on workshop is related to the Cloud-Native-Starter hands-on workshop Build a Java Microservice and deploy the Microservice to Kubernetes on IBM Cloud
In this workshop you automate the deployment steps of Lab 4 - Deploy to Kubernetes in the hands-on workshop. The Authors Microservice will be automated deployed to a free Kubernetes cluster on IBM Cloud.

Estimated time and level

one hour


After you complete this workshop, you'll understand the toolchain automation to deploy the authors microservice.
  • Build the container for the authors microservice
  • Save the container in the IBM Cloud Registry
  • Deploy the authors microservice to the free Kubernetes cluster on IBM Cloud
In the following image you get an overview deployment of the authors microserviceto to a free IBM Cloud Kubernetes Cluster.
Overview of the Authors Microservice deployment

About this workshop

The introductory page of the workshop is broken down into the following sections:


These are the labs of this workshop, go through all of them in sequence, start with lab 1:
Lab 1
Register for IBM Cloud
Lab 2
Insert feature code
Lab 3
Create a free Kubernetes cluster
Lab 4
Configure the IBM Cloud Container Registry
Lab 5
Deploy the Microservice with the IBM Cloud toolchain
Lab 6
Use the created toolchain
Lab 7
Verify the deployed authors microservice


This workshop has been tested on the following platforms:

Technology Used