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, 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!d
Michael Irwin is an Application Architect at Virginia Tech who is striving to modernize how software is developed and run on campus by driving the adoption of Docker-based workloads, CI/CD pipelines, the public cloud, single-page applications, and more. He is also a recognized Docker Captain and Community Leader, so works hard to both share his expertise and learn from others.
From meetups to DockerCon and webinars to workshops, there are lots of great Docker events happening around the world. Whether you're new to containers or a Docker expert, you'll find opportunities to attend Docker events near you!