Mano Marks

New Year’s Resolution: Learn Docker

Remember last year when I said the market for Docker jobs was blowing up? Well, it’s more than doubled in the last year. And Swarm is also rising quickly, growing 12829%, almost all of that in the last year. We expect that with our partnership with Microsoft and Windows Docker containers, that this will grow even faster in the next year as .NET developers start to containerize their applications and Windows IT Professionals start porting their infrastructure to Docker. Take a look at this trendline from indeed.com. So what are you doing to increase your Docker skills? Want a few suggestions? Whether you’re a developer or more an ops person, a great place to start is the Docker Labs repository, which has currently 28 labs for you to choose from. They range from beginner tutorials, to orchestration workshops, security and networking tutorials, and guides for using different programming Continue reading…

Karen Bajza

Your Docker Agenda for December 2016

Thank you Docker community for your amazing Global Mentor Week Events last month! In November, the community organized over 110 Docker Global Mentor Week events and more than 8,000 people enrolled in at least one of the courses for 1000+ course completions and counting! The five self-paced courses are now available for everyone free online. Check them out here! As you gear up for the holidays, make sure to check out all the great events that are scheduled this month in Docker communities all over the world! From webinars to workshops, meetups to conference talks, check out our list of events that are coming up in December. Official Docker Training Courses View the full schedule of instructor led training courses here!   Introduction to Docker: This is a two-day, on-site or classroom-based training course which introduces you to the Docker platform Continue reading…

Karen Bajza

Your Docker agenda for the month of October

From webinars to workshops, meetups to conference talks, check out our list of events that are coming up in October! Online Oct 13: Docker for Windows Server 2016 by Michael Friis Oct 18: Docker Datacenter Demo by Moni Sallama and Chris Hines.   Official Docker Training Course View the full schedule of instructor led training courses here! Introduction to Docker: This is a two-day, on-site or classroom-based training course which introduces you to the Docker platform and takes you through installing, integrating, and running it in your working environment. Oct 11-12: Introduction to Docker with Xebia – Paris, France Oct 19-20: Introduction to Docker with Contino – London, United Kingdom Oct 24-25: Introduction to Docker with AKRA – Krakow, Germany   Docker Administration and Operations: The Docker Administration and Operations course consists of both the Introduction to Docker course, followed by the Advanced Docker Topics course, held over four Continue reading…