Docker networking and how it impacts your image
Posted on July 9, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Can't connect to the server running in your container? Let’s see why, and how to fix it, starting with an example. By by Itamar Turner-Trauring.
Expanding Service Mesh with Terminating Gateways
Posted on June 19, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
HashiCorp Consul 1.8 introduced two new features which ease the process of adopting a service mesh, terminating gateways and ingress gateways. In this blog we will discuss what a terminating gateway is, and how it can benefit organizations as they migrate applications into a hybrid service mesh. By Blake Covarrubias.
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How to integrate with Visual Studio Code, Azure Cloud instance and Docker desktop
Posted on June 15, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length short
Back in January, Docker and Microsoft Joined In Hand to Hand for New Strategic way to help developers and development teams to build and ship application better way . key part of this strategy to helping involve the ecosystem. By Sangam Biradar.
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How to improve docker image size with layers
Posted on April 28, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Today we're going to dive deeper into Docker's union file system (UFS) layers. Author will try to explain how layers work and then how to use them properly to reduce the size of your images. By Mac Rusek.
How to find and fix Docker container vulnerabilities in 2020
Posted on February 23, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Containerization allows engineering teams to create a sandbox environment in which to run and test applications. But these open-source images may sometimes contain vulnerabilities which can jeopardise the safety of containers and in turn its host computer/server. By Dipto Karmakar.
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Run Python versions in Docker: How to try the latest Python release
Posted on January 1, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Geir Arne Hjelle put together this guide about how to run different Python versions using Docker, including how you can have the latest alpha running on your computer within minutes.
Simplifying Microservices on Kubernetes with Microsoft's Dapr (Distributed Application Runtime)
Posted on November 11, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Gokul Chandra put together this tutorial on hot topic of microservices. Majority of the issues that developers often run into while developing microservices for edge or cloud, revolve around event-driven needs.
A mini-guide: Build a REST API as a Go microservice together with MySQL
Posted on November 10, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length short
In this mini-tutorial, author creates a simple REST-API with a MySQL database. Author have recently found himself coding and deploying a lot of Go microservices and this is his experience and advice. By Johan Lejdung.
Intro guide to Dockerfile best practices
Posted on October 20, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Tibor Vass wrote this piece about best Dockerfile practices. There are over 1 million Dockerfiles on GitHub today, but not all Dockerfiles are created equally. Efficiency is critical, and this blog series will cover five areas for Dockerfile best practices to help you write better Dockerfiles: incremental build time, image size, maintainability, security and repeatability.
Why every test automation engineer needs Jenkins
Posted on October 19, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Continuous Integration (CI) is a game-changer for increasing the adoption of test automation for every step of the software development process. In this article, the author will describe how CI affects the working day from a test automation engineer's point of view and what are the achievable benefits of CI. By Vincenzo Marrazzo.
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Small & fast Docker images using GraalVM's native-image
Posted on June 2, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
An article by Adam Warski focusing on optimization of deployment images. The JVM ecosystem has a lot of great traits, but small, cloud-deployment-friendly Docker images is not one of them.
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Starting local Kubernetes using kind and Docker
Posted on April 21, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length short
Youichi Fujimoto wrote this guide about running Kubernetes easily in Docker. He shows the steps to run a cluster in single Docker container using kind.
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