I’ve recently added a “Docker Engine” chapter to my Docker Deep Dive book. When I was writing it, I realised I didn’t know that much about how it implemented on Windows. Anyway, here’s a bit of what I’ve learned…
Did you know that the Docker daemon is no longer capable of creating containers!? It’s true. And it’s a good thing! In fact, it’s so good that I’ve written an entire chapter on it in my Docker Deep Dive book. OK, so….. I’m currently on holiday, so what better thing to do than write a… Read More »
My Docker book is now available in paperback from Amazon – woot! Even though I’m a techie, I hate reading on a screen. For me, paper rules. So I’ve finally taken the plunge and arranged printed copies – available through Amazon Prime in certain markets. Gotta be happy with that. Next up I’m planning on… Read More »
I’ve had a crazy first half of 2017 cranking out Docker and Kubernetes training materials. In case you missed any of it… I released a Docker networking video training course I updated my Docker book (Amazon | Leanpub) I released a Kubernetes video training course I published a new Kubernetes book (Amazon | Leanpub) Docker… Read More »
Docker overlay networking is insanely simple to configure. I mean insanely simple! But lurking beneath the simplicity of the setup are a bunch of moving parts that you really wanna understand if you’re gonna deploy this stuff in your prime-time production estate. Anyway… last week I attended the Docker Open Systems Summit in Berlin and… Read More »
Last week I appeared as a guest on The Cloudcast. I talked with Brian for 40 minutes about Docker and how important it is for IT Ops to get involved and get up to speed. It’s a cracking podcast and I highly recommend you listen to it regularly. Also, if you’re IT Ops or DevOps,… Read More »
Most people think Docker is just for developers. Comments like this from Keith Townsend’s CTO Advisor blog are all over the internet: “… It’s obvious that Docker is a company focused on developers opposed to infrastructure…” While I don’t necessarily agree with Keith‘s comment, I hear it enough to know that plenty of people see it… Read More »
So about time I did a post about my first book – Data Storage Networking….. NOTE: this post is split in two. First bit talks about my book. Second bit talks about the experience of writing it….