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Docker Deep Dive

by Nigel Poulton

This course will teach you everything you need to know to get started in the world of Docker and containers, and provide a solid foundation for learning Kubernetes.

What you'll learn

Containers are one of the hottest topics in IT, and it’s hard to know where to start. In this course, Docker Deep Dive, you’ll learn everything needed to be proficient with Docker and container technologies. You’ll also be ready to start learning and working Kubernetes.

First, you’ll learn how to get a professional Docker development environment on your local computer or in the cloud. Then, you’ll dive into the architecture of Docker and containers and discover the advantages they have over virtual machines and other technologies. Next, you'll explore deep into container images and good practices for building images and working with containers. Finally, you’ll discover how to work with multi-container apps that leverage advanced networking, and utilize persistent storage and sensitive data.

When you’re finished with the course, you’ll be proficient working Docker and microservices apps. You’ll also be ready to learn Kubernetes.

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About the author

Nigel is a popular figure in the tech industry, best-known for his videos and books on container technologies. He is currently a Docker Captain and spends most of his time working with Docker and Kubernetes. Prior to working with container technologies, Nigel has done everything from changing backup tapes and resetting passwords all the way up to designing and managing large-scale solutions in some of the most demanding corporate environments in the world. Nigel is also passionate about his fami... more

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