In this course, you’ll learn how to create and manage individual containers using the Docker Engine. We’ll cover best practices in container image design and container deployment and auditing, as well as an introduction to single-node container networking and storage. This course is best practices focused and is designed to enable rapid successful adoption of containerization from first principles.
Access Length: 365 Days
Setting up and configuring a Swarm
Deploying workloads on Swarm
Networking Swarm workloads
Provisioning dynamic configuration
Provisioning persistent storage
Application rollout and upgrade
Advanced scheduling control
Who Can Benefit
Motivations: Begin creating high performance containers for new or existing applications
Roles: General technical audiences & IT professionals
Familiarity with the bash shell
Filesystem navigation and manipulation
Command line text editors like vim or nano
Common tooling like curl, wget and ping
Laptop with WiFi connectivity
Attendees should have the latest Chrome or Firefox installed, and a free account at strigo.io
Containerization motivations and implementation
Comparison to virtual machines
Creating, managing, and auditing containers
Container implementation from the Linux kernel
Container lifecycle details
Core container creation, auditing and management CLI
Best practices in container image design
Layered filesystem implementation and performance implications
Creating images with Dockerfiles
Optimizing image builds with multi-stage builds and image design best practices
Single-host container networking
Docker native networking model
Software-defined networks for containers
Docker-native single-host service discovery and routing
Provisioning external storage
Docker volume creation and management
Best practices and use cases for container-external storage.
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?
Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.
How can someone reach me during class?
If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.
What languages are used to deliver training?
Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.
What does GTR stand for?
GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.
Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.
Does ExitCertified deliver group training?
Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.
What does vendor-authorized training mean?
As a vendor-authorized training partner, we offer a curriculum that our partners have vetted. We use the same course materials and facilitate the same labs as our vendor-delivered training. These courses are considered the gold standard and, as such, are priced accordingly.
Is the training too basic, or will you go deep into technology?
It depends on your requirements, your role in your company, and your depth of knowledge. The good news about many of our learning paths, you can start from the fundamentals to highly specialized training.
How up-to-date are your courses and support materials?
We continuously work with our vendors to evaluate and refresh course material to reflect the latest training courses and best practices.
Are your instructors seasoned trainers who have deep knowledge of the training topic?
ExitCertified instructors have an average of 27 years of practical IT experience. They have also served as consultants for an average of 15 years. To stay up to date, instructors will at least spend 25 percent of their time learning new emerging technologies and courses.
Do you provide hands-on training and exercises in an actual lab environment?
Lab access is dependent on the vendor and the type of training you sign up for. However, many of our top vendors will provide lab access to students to test and practice. The course description will specify lab access.
Will you customize the training for our company’s specific needs and goals?
We will work with you to identify training needs and areas of growth. We offer a variety of training methods, such as private group training, on-site of your choice, and virtually. We provide courses and certifications that are aligned with your business goals.
How do I get started with certification?
Getting started on a certification pathway depends on your goals and the vendor you choose to get certified in. Many vendors offer entry-level IT certification to advanced IT certification that can boost your career. To get access to certification vouchers and discounts, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Will I get access to content after I complete a course?
You will get access to the PDF of course books and guides, but access to the recording and slides will depend on the vendor and type of training you receive.
The training was good but needed the basic skills of maximo before getting deep in the configuration of it.
The tool provided to practice the course teachings is very functional and easy to use.
They were very good. They made sure everyone was able to get into the training and got all of the material needed for class.
Instructor was great, course was mostly very good except for too much focus on pricing
They are very good and made sure we had all the appropriate materials for class.