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Application transformation, containers, Docker, Kubernetes – how are these enabling busineses?

In this episode, Elton Stoneman (Docker architect, Pluralsight author, Microsoft MVP) takes us on a journey of understanding on what application transformation and containers are, how Docker is enabling containerisation. the key use cases and tips on getting started.

Business agility is a key outcome that organisations are turning to Docker and containers to help them achieve.  Yet, Docker has at least five common use cases that are outlined in this podcast, including:

1) Migrate your apps to the cloud

2) Modernisation of legacy applications

3) Accelerated creation of new applications

4) Technical innovation and the enablement of IoT 

5) Standardisation of toolsets for DevOps

Listen to find out why Docker Compose is a nice stepping stone to Kubernetes and pick up some handy tips if you want to learn more and get started with Docker.

 

 

Special Offer

Want to learn more about Docker? Elton is the author of ‘Learn Docker in a Month of Lunches’ published by Manning Publications under the Manning Early Access Program (MEAP). Cloud Insiders listeners can get a 40% on the book by using the discount code PODCLINS19. Click here to purchase the book.

Handy resources

Book: Learn Docker in a Month of Lunches

Podcast: Tech Focus on Docker

Blog: Introduction to Containers

Blog: Containers: The death of Virtual Machines?