One-day hands-on training

This course is both for Docker beginners and Docker users who want to review their basics. You will learn how to build, integrate and run containers. Throughout the course we’ll guide you through a variety of hands-on exercises designed to help you quickly grow to a seasoned user.

Course description

  • “What is Docker”
  • Ecosystem
  • VM vs. Container
  • Creating your first Docker container from image
  • Cleaning up images and containers
  • Selecting the right base image
  • Best practices
  • Storing and retrieving Docker images from Docker Hub
  • Interacting with Docker hub
  • Docker volumes
  • Volumes on host machines
  • Best practice on how to deal with volumes
  • Multi-stage builds
  • Container security
  • Deploying applications with Docker
  • Orchestration by docker-compose
  • Creating a native network

Exercises include:

  • Installing Docker
  • Creating your first Docker container
  • Building Docker images
  • Storing and retrieving Docker images from Docker Hub
  • Building containers from images
  • Docker volumes
  • Container security
  • Using Docker for sandboxing and testing
  • Deploying applications with Docker

By the end of the course you will be familiar with the “why” of Docker. You will also be able to perform the basic tasks needed to get started with Docker and integrate it into your working environment.

To make the best of your new Docker skills. We highly recommend to combine this course with a one-day training on Kubernetes Fundamentals.

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One day

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Mix of theory and hands-on exercises

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Software developers, Architects, DevOps and Continuous Delivery practitioners

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Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Gothenburg, Aarhus, Malmö, or on-site.