TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (9/22/17-9/29/17)

2017-09-29T15:43:58+00:00

You Can Get Certified in Docker! … thanks to Docker, Inc.’s newly-launched Docker certification program. The program will be multi-tiered, with the first tier (Docker Certified Associate) becoming generally available at DockerCon EU on October 16, 2017. Be among the first to get certified! Guy Makes 1KB Docker Container How small can containers get? Nathan [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (9/22/17-9/29/17) 2017-09-29T15:43:58+00:00

What’s new in Docker 17.06 — Notes from Docker Las Vegas 9/19/17 Meetup

2017-09-25T10:08:24+00:00

The mid-August release of Docker 17.06 was a very big deal. The release featured support for mixed Windows/Linux workloads -- including IBM System Z mainframe workloads -- giving users the ability to run and manage a hybrid app (where some services are Windows and some are Linux). This in addition to enhanced security features like [...]

What’s new in Docker 17.06 — Notes from Docker Las Vegas 9/19/17 Meetup 2017-09-25T10:08:24+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (9/15/17-9/22/17)

2017-09-22T14:19:31+00:00

Docker Basics for IT Admins Docker has started a new blog series covering "A Day in the Life of a Docker Admin." The series will discuss how common IT administrative tasks "translate into the world of Docker." It will walk through: Managing .NET apps and migrating them off Windows Server 2008 How container networking works [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (9/15/17-9/22/17) 2017-09-22T14:19:31+00:00

Docker Official Images Now Multi-Platform Aware

2017-09-19T19:01:50+00:00

Docker just announced a major UX improvement: they've updated their Official Images to make them "multi-platform aware." This means typing a simple command like "docker run hello-world" will cause Docker to "pull and run the correct hello-world image whether that’s for x86-64 Linux, Windows, ARM, IBM Z mainframes or any other system where Docker runs." [...]

Docker Official Images Now Multi-Platform Aware 2017-09-19T19:01:50+00:00

Docker EE for Mainframes

2017-09-13T14:31:54+00:00

The 17.06 release of Docker EE featured some major updates. Along with more granular control over user access, the new release featured expanded support for mixed workloads. With Docker EE 17.06, users can now manage and secure Windows, Linux, even mainframe applications across any infrastructure. This latter is the subject of a recent article by [...]

Docker EE for Mainframes 2017-09-13T14:31:54+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (9/1/17-9/8/17)

2017-09-08T15:48:36+00:00

Try Docker EE Docker has shared a hosted trial environment that provides access to a full Docker EE Advanced environment – this without the need to install anything. Check it out at: https://www.docker.com/trial. Docker Hacking Challenge A security company has shared a Docker hacking challenge: a vulnerable Docker VM that’s built as a kind of [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (9/1/17-9/8/17) 2017-09-08T15:48:36+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (8/18/17-8/25/17)

2017-08-25T16:47:26+00:00

DockerCon EU Agenda Docker has shared more agenda details for the upcoming DockerCon EU (October 16-19 in Copenhagen). The agenda will include sessions around the following topics, among others: Using Docker (introductory sessions) Docker Advanced (deeper dives) Use Case (how companies are using Docker) Black Belt (code/demo heavy presentations) Edge (“a glimpse into the container [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (8/18/17-8/25/17) 2017-08-25T16:47:26+00:00

Docker EE 17.06: More Windows Support, Better Security

2017-08-16T16:35:27+00:00

Once the domain of early adopters and esoteric experts, Docker containers have gone mainstream. Today’s release of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) 17.06 makes it clear: Docker’s not just for Linux geeks anymore. The release features support for mixed Windows/Linux workloads, as well as enhanced security features like role-based access control (RBAC) for nodes, and “custom [...]

Docker EE 17.06: More Windows Support, Better Security 2017-08-16T16:35:27+00:00

Docker’s David Yu on “Deploying Multi-OS Applications with Docker Swarm”

2017-07-07T12:42:20+00:00

Last month, the Docker Las Vegas meetup hosted David Yu – a solutions engineer for Docker. David oversaw a hands-on workshop about, “deploying multi-OS applications with Docker Swarm,” walking participants through building a Swarm cluster and deploying an app. The app was comprised of two services – each of which ran on a separate operating [...]

Docker’s David Yu on “Deploying Multi-OS Applications with Docker Swarm” 2017-07-07T12:42:20+00:00

Docker CE 17.06 Announced

2017-06-29T17:50:11+00:00

Docker just released Docker CE 17.06, a new version of the Docker Community Edition that features new functionality, feature improvements, and bug fixes. Among the changes: Multi-stage builds (enabling you to “build cleaner, smaller Docker images using a single Dockerfile.” Multi-stage builds will build “intermediate images that produce an output,” so you can “compile code [...]

Docker CE 17.06 Announced 2017-06-29T17:50:11+00:00