Getting started with Docker containers

Host:
Ivan Talaichuk, Solutions Engineer, StarWind

Duration: 45:50

Published: August 7, 2019

Key points of the webinar:

  • Application containers: What are those and why use them
  • Container vs. Virtual machine (VM)
  • Use cases based on real-life experience
  • Docker, LXD and LXC Linux + LXCFS file system: Overview and details

Are you a network administrator, project manager searching for IT improvements, or Research and Development (R&D) specialist? Either way, the topic of containers is widely discussed right now, so it is better to keep up. If you consider trying this option, it is important to know the specifics of that product: what a container exactly is, pros and cons in comparison with VM, differences between LXC and Docker, and, of course, use cases based on actual experience. Learn from this video what containers are, when containers are better than VMs, and what is the deal with different types of containers.