Managing Docker on Linux Servers

by Wes Higbee

Want to learn how to install Docker for Linux? To secure access to the server side and easily manage contexts to connect from any client?

What you'll learn

Thanks to Docker Desktop, you may fall in love with Docker on Mac and Windows. Behind the scenes, and in many production environments, you will find Linux! In this course, Managing Docker on Linux Servers, you will gain the ability to deploy Docker Engine for Linux. First, you will learn to install Docker Engine on your preferred Linux distro whether officially supported or not. Next, you will discover how to manage connections between the client and server with docker contexts, including how to secure access! Finally, you will explore containerd and other pluggable backend components that can be swapped out to meet your needs. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of deploying Docker Engine for Linux needed to run containers in development, test, and even production Linux environments.

Table of contents

Course Overview
Using Docker Contexts

About the author

Wes Higbee is passionate about helping companies achieve remarkable results with technology and software. He’s had extensive experience developing software and working with teams to improve how software is developed to meet business objectives. Wes launched Full City Tech to leverage his expertise to help companies delight customers. Although his primary focus is on outcomes, implementation often includes technical competency. Wes frequently speaks about impactful aspects of software developm... more

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