Docker, not the pants

Tracey Flanders Published Aug 14, 2014 at 1:45 AM MST by Tracey Flanders Tags Docker, Development  Leave comment

(Source https://www.docker.com/whatisdocker)

 

What is Docker?

 

Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications. Consisting of Docker Engine, a portable, lightweight runtime and packaging tool, and Docker Hub, a cloud service for sharing applications and automating workflows, Docker enables apps to be quickly assembled from components and eliminates the friction between development, QA, and production environments. As a result, IT can ship faster and run the same app, unchanged, on laptops, data center VMs, and any cloud.

 

Solomon Hykes, Docker’s Founder & CTO, gives an overview of Docker in this short video (7:16).

 

 


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