Pivotal Cloud Foundry Developer


3 days


This course provides students with the concepts and experience needed to work with and deploy applications on Pivotal Cloud Foundry. Students will gain experience in pushing apps to Cloud Foundry, accessing logs, and scaling. Students will explore topics directly related to the design and running of cloud native applications, including microservice architectures, blue-green deployments, and continuous delivery. This course prepares students for the Cloud Foundry Foundation Developer certification exam.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will understand how implement the following:

  • Understand the differences between traditional IT provisioning, Infrastructure as a Service and Platform as a Service;

  • Explain organizations, spaces, routes, services (managed, user defined), manifests, buildpacks, applications and droplets;

  • Identify Pivotal Cloud Foundry components: Router, Cloud Controller, Health Manager, Loggregator and Cells;

  • Deploy pre-existing applications to Pivotal Cloud Foundry, obtain logs, debug deployment issues, scale, start, stop, bind to services;

  • Use the command-line interface to work with Pivotal Cloud Foundry;

  • Understand the impact of the cloud environment on application architecture;

  • Perform zero-downtime deployments;

  • Understand the role of services in Pivotal Cloud Foundry, gain experience using one or more examples;

  • Understand the purpose of buildpacks, gain experience specifying buildpacks and making configuration changes;

  • Understand and gain experience with 3rd party log management, Application Performance Monitoring;

  • Continuous Delivery tools that integrate with Pivotal Cloud Foundry.


  • Understanding of application development and deployment. This course is aimed at developers, regardless of your development language of choice. No specific programming language is needed or assumed.

  • This is a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) training. Please bring your own laptop to the course.

  • A few days before the training starts, you will receive an email from Pivotal that contains a link to the slides that will be used throughout the course and a link to the labs (the exercises used during the course). You can already access and download this information before the training.

Course Content

  • An introduction to Pivotal Cloud Foundry

  • Logging, scale and HA

  • Services

  • Manifests

  • Application Security Groups

  • Log draining

  • Blue-Green Deployments

  • Microservices

  • Buildpacks

  • Service Brokers

  • Continuous Delivery

  • Route Service

  • Advanced topics

  • Security

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Training cost

Early Bird (until 1 month prior training)
1.575 EUR (VAT excluded) per person

Full Price
1.850 EUR (VAT excluded) per person

Practical details

From 9 AM to 5 PM


English (unless all attendees speak Dutch)


De Villermontstraat 9
2550 Kontich

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