Prerequisite – This guide assumes that you already have a kubernetes cluster running on IBM cloud. If not you can create one following this guide.

1. Click on create new resource on your Kubernetes dashboard.


2. While in the create from input section, click on Learn More.


3. Copy the yaml file code for the nginx deployment.


4. Go back to the kubernetes dashboard tab, paste the deployment code and click on upload.


That is all! The nginx application is now successfully deployed in a matter of seconds.


From the right hand side, click any of the pod menus and click on exec.


You will be dropped inside the container shell, run “service nginx status” inside the container to verify that the nginx service is running.

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