Managing Container Images

by David Clinton

Looking to effectively and securely work with container images? This course will introduce you to the Docker and Kubernetes tools you'll need, including how to host your own private image repository using the open source Docker Registry.

What you'll learn

A thorough knowledge of the creation and administration of container images is at the core of successfully running Docker container deployments. In this course, Managing Container Images, you'll explore image creation and administration best practices. First, you'll discover all the main image management options currently available. Next, you'll explore how to build, optimize, and share images through Docker Hub. Finally, you'll learn how to host a private image repository using Docker Registry and access it from either Docker or Kubernetes environments. When you’re finished with this course, you'll have a foundational knowledge of installing, running, and securing container images that will help you as you move forward towards managing production container clusters.

About the author

David taught high school for twenty years, worked as a Linux system administrator for five years, and has been writing since he could hold a crayon between his fingers. His childhood bedroom wall has since been repainted. David has administered, written about, and created training material for many cutting edge technical subjects, including Linux systems, Cloud Computing (in particular Amazon's AWS), container technologies like Docker, and many in-demand DevOps tools.

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