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By Dan Wahlin | Covering all things related to Docker containers.

Use Multi-Stage Builds to Inject CA Certs

Docker’s multi-stage builds are a nice-to-have since so many other packaging workflows developed in their absence. But I thought I’d start …

DevOps

YouTube

Monitoring Docker Containers – docker stats, cAdvisor, Universal Control Plane

<i>This article was originally published on Couchbase by Arun Gupta and with his permission, we’re sharing it here for Codeship readers.</i>There are …

DevOps

From env variables to Docker secrets

12 Factor-app<p>The 3rd item of the 12 factors application manifesto tells us to store the configuration in the environnement.<p><b>The Twelve-Factor App</b><i><br>A</i> …

DevOps

5 Docker Logging Best Practices

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Cloud Computing

Tools for Developing and Deploying Applications on Kubernetes

The open source Kubernetes project has gained a lot of traction in the last few years and has improved the operator experience. However, it can be …

Kubernetes

Kubernetes By Example

This is a hands-on introduction to Kubernetes. Browse the examples:<p>Want to try it out yourself? You can run all this on Red Hat’s distribution of …

Virtualization

Using the Docker Volume Plugin with Docker Swarm

Remember the prerequisites. Check the official README for the latest information. Official README<p><b>Platform and Software Dependencies</b><p><b>Operating Systems</b> …

DevOps

How to monitor Docker for Mac/Windows

Monitoring is now baked into Docker for Mac/Windows by default. How cool is that? No longer do we need to guess about the performance of our …

Linux

Azure Container Instances: Proof Microsoft Is Innovating with Containers

When compared to the competition of other enterprise infrastructure providers, Microsoft was in a delicate position to respond to the container …

Cloud Computing

Exploring new NanoServer Insider images

Last week the first Insider preview container images appeared on the Docker Hub. They promise us much smaller sizes to have more lightweight Windows …

DevOps

Docker Tip #13: Get Docker for Windows and VirtualBox Working Together

If you’re using Docker on Windows and have Windows 10 Pro then you’re probably using Docker for Windows as it’ll provide you the best Docker …

Linux

Create your first Azure Container Instances container

Azure Container Instances makes it easy to create and manage containers in Azure. In this quick start, you will create a container in Azure and …

Cloud Computing

Rapid development & deployment with Node.js and Docker

I have quite a few Nodejs repos on GitHub and until now I've not migrated any of them to Docker because I didn't really know how. The other day I had …

DevOps

Play with Docker Classroom

The Play with Docker classroom brings you labs and tutorials that help you get hands-on experience using Docker. In this classroom you will find a …

Docker

Ways to secure Docker containers

Most businesses worldwide today choose the path of containers for deployment of services and servers. One of the most widely used tools for …

DevOps

Q&A with Silicon Prairie News About Docker Containers

I had the opportunity to talk with Silicon Prairie News about Docker and some of the key benefits it offers. They interviewed me ahead of the …

Docker

QA with HDC keynote speaker and Docker Captain Dan Wahlin

Dan Wahlin, HDC keynote speaker and Docker Captain<p><i>SPN caught up with author, speaker and Docker Captian Dan Wahlin to discuss Docker and his upcoming</i> …

DevOps

Docker for .NET Developers (Part 7)

In the previous part of this series I have discussed the reasons behind our decision to use Docker to run our product in production, using it to …

DevOps

Docker for .NET Developers (Part 5)

So far in previous posts we’ve been looking at basic demo dockerfiles which use the aspnetcore-build base image. This is okay for testing but does …

Software Development

ASP.NET Core in docker with GitLab Pipelines

A few months ago I have started working on a new, greenfield, project. Since it’s a one-man job, it was crucial for me to have an easy setup without …

DevOps

a survival guide to communication between docker containers

Docker

Using #PowerShell Direct to Circumvent the USER Directive in Dockerfile #WindowsContainer

Published on 02 Jul 2017<br>Tags #PowerShell #Docker #Container #Windows Container<p>When using the USER directive in Dockerfile, all subsequent commands …

Docker

Docker Tip #10: Project Structure With Multiple Dockerfiles and Docker Compose

Updated on June 30th, 2017<p>When it comes to organizing your larger projects with Docker and Docker Compose there are a number of options. Here's how I …

DevOps

Kubernetes

While container technology has existed for years, Docker really took it mainstream. A lot of companies and developers now use containers to ship …

Tips to Reduce Docker Image Sizes

Docker images can easily get to 2–3GB. Here’s some tips that can help reduce their sizes.<p>Tip #1 — Use a smaller base image<p>will set you to 128MB on …

Linux

Security Tips to run Docker in Production

When you are designing a production environment security is essential. All the Docker ecosystem but in particular Docker Swarm allows us to ship our containers out of our laptop, how can we make this process safe? During my talk, I will share tips around production environment, immutability and how …

DevOps

The 3 Biggest Wins When Using Alpine as a Base Docker Image

Updated on June 20th, 2017<p>If you want to shrink your Docker images, have your services start faster and be more secure then try Alpine out.<p>It’s no …

Linux

Deploy your own private docker registry 2017

Software<p>Version<p>Docker<p>>= 1.6.0<p>Before moving the stack into Kubernetes, you might think about mangage a private docker registry. Docker registry is …

DevOps