Two-day hands-on training

This course takes you through building, integrating and running containers. You’ll learn how Docker and Kubernetes work, and how to best take advantage of these new technologies. Throughout the course we’ll take you through a variety of hands-on exercises designed to help you quickly grow from a beginner to a seasoned user.

Course description

Day 1: Docker

  • “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

Day 2: Kubernetes

  • Introduction to Kubernetes
  • Namespaces, Pods, and Deployments
  • Service Discovery and Load-balancing
  • Rolling out updates
  • Configuration and Secrets
  • Persistent Storage
  • Networking and Ingress
  • Helm Package Manager
  • Kubernetes Internals

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.

Course Facts

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Two days

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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.

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