Docker: Applications deployment

Discover Docker software solutions with this training. Explore the concepts of containment and the basics of deployment management.

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  • Duration: 2 days
  • Regular price: $1,450
  • Preferential price: $1,290

Course outline

Duration : 2 days


System administrators


  • Basic knowledge of Linux command line Interface
  • System Administration basics


  • You will know how to use and manage your docker containers
  • You will know how to run an application inside a Docker container
  • You will understand how to take advantage of Docker easy-deployment for your production environment


Docker concepts and architecture
  • Project history
  • Presentation and components
  • Pros / Cons with a fully virtualized architecture
  • Client-server architecture
  • Container, image and registry
First steps with Docker
  • Launch of a container
  • Working with a running container
  • Managing containers
Managing images
  • Image creation based on a container state
  • Using Dockerfile to automate image creation
  • Build your images and share them on the Docker Hub or on a local registry
Managing data volumes
  • Volume addition to a container
  • Re-affectation and volumes sharing
  • Mounting of a host directory as a volume
  • Best practice: data_container pattern
Network and linking containers
  • Network modes proposed by Docker
  • Direct link and inheritance
  • Exposure of network port
Docker in production
  • Automatically launching containers at startup
  • Limiting the container memory and CPU
  • Managing High Availability and fail-over
  • Managing backups
  • Managing logs
Dockerise your own application
  • Preparation
  • Dockerfile working concepts
  • Dockerfile creation, useful directives
  • Best and Worst Practices
  • Many daemons in a single container using Supervisord
Advanced use
  • Creating your costumed image base
  • Using Docker Inspect
  • Creating your own registry with Docker Registry
  • Advanced network: Docker limitations and solutions
  • Docker Compose: managing a multi-container application
Going further
  • Some interesting projects you can follow

Surround yourself with the best

Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Trainer and Desktop Application Consultant
Renowned as an educational expert in the IT and office technology field who has accumulated more than 25 years of experience, Pierre-Édouard is first and foremost passionate about human capital.
Marc Maisonneuve
Marc Maisonneuve
Trainer and Professional Efficiency Consultant
Frédéric Paradis
Frédéric Paradis
Certified Trainer and Cloud Architect
As a certified Microsoft trainer, Frédéric describes himself as a Cloud magician who easily navigates the mythical space between technology and reality.
Virginie Louis
Virginie Louis
Efficiency Trainer, Facilitator and Spatial Intelligence Consultant
Virginie sees herself first and foremost as a facilitator: she strays from the standard training to provide solutions that are adapted to her clients’ realities and objectives.
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