Working with Containers: Introduction to Docker

Containers    |    Beginner
  • 10 Videos | 50m 20s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
One of the most commonly recognized types of containers in the market today is the open platform called Docker. Becoming familiar with Docker is a critical step for any modern software developer. Begin this course by exploring the different services provided by Docker, including the details of how the infrastructure workflow of Docker interfaces with the software components being developed. Discover how to provision Docker resources and how Docker images and Dockerfiles are used to create consistent Docker-based container environments. Then, you will focus on managing Docker resources. Finally, you will investigate common use cases to determine how Docker can be used most effectively. When you have completed this course, you will be able to confidently describe Docker containers, the Docker workflow, and successfully manage Docker resources.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    describe the service Docker provides
    identify the steps of the overall Docker workflow
    provision Docker resources
    define the elements of a Docker image
  • describe the purpose and content of a Dockerfile
    build a Docker image
    manage Docker resources
    identify use cases when Docker is an appropriate tool
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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