Docker for Developers
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Docker for Developers

About the Book

This preliminary version of the book focuses on the basic knowledge of Docker. It starts by briefly explaining the infrastructure of the solution, through its architecture, installation, basic commands, understanding and construction of images and containers, use of advanced commands, even manipulation of cloud environments.

We have taken care not to deepen our understanding of Docker infrastructure issues, as many of them should not be a priority for developers who are starting to use Docker for their core business.

This book is a translation into English of Docker para desenvolvedores which was originally written in Português.

About the Author

Rafael Gomes
Rafael Gomes

Soteropolitano, hacker urbano e consultor de infraestrutura, formado na Universidade de Salvador no curso de Gestão de Redes.Trabalho atualmente como DevOps Engineer na DNSFilter, focado em infraestrutura como código, cultura devops e cloud.

Table of Contents

  • Preface
    • Best regards,
  • How to read this book
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Why using Docker?
  • What is Docker?
  • Set up
    • Setting up on GNU/Linux
    • Setting up on MacOS
    • Setting up on Windows
  • Basic commands
    • Running a container
    • Checking the list of containers
    • Managing containers
  • Creating your own image on Docker
  • Understanding storage on Docker
  • Understanding the network on Docker
  • Using Docker in multiple environments
  • Managing multiple Docker containers with Docker Compose
  • How to use Docker without GNU/Linux
  • Turning your application into a container
  • Codebase
  • Dependencies
  • Config
  • Backing services
  • Build, release, run
  • Processes
  • Port binding
  • Concurrency
  • Disposability
  • Development/production parity
  • Logs
  • Admin processes
  • Tips for using Docker
    • Tips for running
    • Best practices to build images
  • Apêndice
    • Container or virtual machine?
    • Useful commands
    • Can I run GUI applications?
  • Are you linting your Docker file? You should…
    • How can I do that?
    • My process is manually done, how do I do that?
    • My process is automated, how do I do that?
    • Understanding the lint result
  • Dockerhub

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