Hands-on Workshop: Introduction to Docker for Developers

Blacksburg
Nov. 20, 2019, 6 p.m.

About this event

Join us for the Blacksburg edition of this season’s global hands-on workshop series! Food and drinks will be provided! Bring your laptop and #LearnDocker. There will be swag!

Workshop Details: This Docker 101 workshop is designed to get you up and running with containers! You'll learn how to build images, run containers, use volumes to persist data and mount in source code, and define your application using Docker Compose. We'll even mix in a few advanced topics, such as networking and image building best-practices. There is definitely something for everyone.

Suggested Audience: This workshop is recommended for developers who are interested in learning about Docker and containers.

Difficulty: Beginners & Intermediate.

What to bring: For this workshop, you will need to bring your own laptop and power cord. No need to download anything before. This workshop is run on Play with Docker, a Docker playground which allows users to run Docker commands in seconds entirely in your browser.

Call for mentors: If you are an advanced user who would like to help people work through the labs, reach out to us using the ‘Contact Us’ button at the bottom of the page!

When

Nov. 20, 2019
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Where

Saunders Hall Room 409, VT Campus
490 W Campus Dr Blacksburg24060

Community Leaders

Michael Irwin

Michael Irwin

Virginia Tech

Community Leader
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Russell Fenn

Russell Fenn

Virginia Tech

Web and Infrastructure Team Leader
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