Understand what is a container and how to use Docker as a container platform
Learn to create and access a Docker container using an image from Docker Hub
Learn to create customized Docker images and share it in Docker Hub
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In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Install Docker in an Ubuntu 18.04 system and run a container from the Docker Hub.
Accessing a container and running a command on a running container
Creation of a Docker Hub account
Creation of a simple customised Docker image
Sharing of our customised Docker image in Docker Hub
Creation of a complex customised Docker image
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
This course is really helpful in getting started with using Docker. The instructor does a great job explaining what is going on in a stepwise fashion.
Little hard to understand the instructor some times, but a good introduction to start using Docker with Docker-hub.
It would've been great if slides were provided for the course about the docker commands and it's work or procedure
Simple, to-the-point, series of exercises that introduce you to the very basics of Docker.
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