Developing SQL Server Databases with Docker

by Chris Behrens

As our infrastructure world moves to containers, our databases should be no exception. This course will teach you how to work with SQL Server in a Docker container context.

What you'll learn

As our infrastructure world moves to containers, you need to understand how to move our databases to them as well. In this course, Developing SQL Server Databases with Docker, you’ll learn to create SQL Server Docker images. First, you’ll explore working with both Windows and Linux images. Next, you’ll discover how to resolve the tension between databases and container persistence. Finally, you’ll learn how to continually upgrade and manage your database schema. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of working with SQL Server images needed to containerize your database solutions.

About the author

Chris B. Behrens is a writer, speaker and software developer, specializing in DevOps. He has been a developer and architect for more than twenty years focusing on small to medium size companies and the development changes they face. He focuses on his flavor of Fear Based Development, whereby a developer ranks their tasks in descending order of anxiety, and how to tackle them in that order. Chief among these anxiety-inducing processes is software deployment, a topic that Behrens focuses upon. He ... more

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