Linux containers are changing the way companies think about service development and deployment. Containers play a vital role in the modern data-center, and Docker is leading the way. This course covers all the core features of Docker including: container creation and management, interacting with Docker hub, using Dockerfile to create and manage custom images, advanced Docker networking (how to safely expose container services to the world, and link containers), the use of Docker volumes to manage persistent data, and Docker Compose to build multi-container applications.
Course Length: 1 day
Structure: 50% theory 50% hands on lab exercises
Target audience: System administrators, developers and devops who want to understand and use Docker in cloud and data center environments
Prerequisites: Proficiency with Linux CLI. A broad understanding of Linux system administration.