Learn basic Docker commands
Develop a custom container
Develop custom development environments
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By the end of this project, you will create two independent and replicable local development environments for two servers and make them communicate with each other, avoiding terminal hell, issues with dependencies, and automating the process of setting up a fresh setup of your projects. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.
Familiarity with Linux’s terminal shell, networking ports, environment variables, & microservices architecture.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Understand Docker basic commands
Use an Ubuntu Docker image to create and execute an independent Ubuntu container
Build a custom image for the HTTP server
Build a custom container for the HTTP server
Run a custom container and use the HTTP server
Build the API server using a separate development environment
Use Docker Compose to make the two servers communicate
Build images using Docker Compose and final adjustments
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
Muy bueno! corto y al grano para un primer contacto con Docker, con una forma muy interesante. Tenes un video y una maquina virtual al lado, donde podes ir probando lo que te explican en el video.
quite intense and good practise approach, if add git repo setup, and local system setup "npm init, install express"\n\npart to explain shared volume idea for dev env will be better.
A clear and simple explanation of how to use Docker containers for developments. It also explains why we should do so.
A simple and well-organized project. You could complete it in cloud env or on your laptop.
Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.
Who are the instructors for Guided Projects?
Guided Project instructors are subject matter experts who have experience in the skill, tool or domain of their project and are passionate about sharing their knowledge to impact millions of learners around the world.
Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.
How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.
What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
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