Managing Container Images

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.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 3, 2020
Duration
1h 5m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 3, 2020
Duration
1h 5m
Description

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
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.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
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Course Overview
Looking to effectively and securely build and administrate container images? This course will introduce you to the tools with a particular focus on learning to host your own private image repository using the open source Docker Registry. At the core of successfully running Docker container deployments is a solid understanding of how the creation and administration of container images work. In this course, Managing Container Images, you'll explore image creation and administration best practices. First, you'll explore the structure of Dockerfile scripts. Next, you'll discover how to administrate images on Docker Hub and how to create, manage, and securely connect to private Docker Registry image repositories. Finally, you'll learn how to securely pull images from a private registry from within a Kubernetes environment. To get the most out of this course, you should have a basic familiarity with container environments. When you're finished, you'll have a foundational knowledge of building, running, and securing container images that will help you as you move forward towards managing entire Docker container clusters.