Learn Docker in a Month of Lunches
- Paperback: 464 pages
- Publisher: WOW! eBook (August 4, 2020)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1617297054
- ISBN-13: 978-1617297052
Go from zero to production readiness with Docker in 22 bite-sized lessons! Learn Docker in a Month of Lunches is an accessible task-focused guide to Docker on Linux, Windows, or Mac systems. In it, you’ll learn practical Docker skills to help you tackle the challenges of modern IT, from cloud migration and microservices to handling legacy systems. There’s no excessive theory or niche-use cases just a quick-and-easy guide to the essentials of Docker you’ll use every day.
Docker is a simple idea that has revolutionized the software industry. You build small virtual environments, called containers, that contain an application and all its dependencies. Because a container provides everything your application needs to run, they’re portable, fast, and reliable in any cloud or on-prem platform. Docker smooths major modern IT challenges, including cloud migration, legacy app modernization, clean installs, continuous deployment, and much more.
- How Docker is changing development and operations
- Packaging applications to run in containers
- Putting containers into production
- Building optimized Docker images
- Running containerized apps at scale
- Implementing Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery with Docker
Learn Docker in a Month of Lunches is a developer-centric tutorial to using Docker in Linux, Windows, and Mac environments. You’ll learn essential Docker techniques, including how to run your own and third-party apps in containers, use a Docker registry to share container images, and confidently deploy containerized apps to production. When you’re done, you’ll be able to use Docker with any kind of application, from legacy monoliths to greenfield microservices.