Creating a locally developed containerized service is quite slow. To test every code change, the developer would have to make the code change then destroy the existing container, rebuild the container and restart it. Volumes makes that process efficient.

When a container is destroyed, any state is lost with it…

Before trying to understand Docker Containers, it’s good to have a basic grasp of how the operating system on your local machine normally works.

Most operating systems have what’s called “a kernel”. A kernel is the core of an operating system. It manages and maintains the operations of the programmes…

The key aspect of Docker is that it makes it easy to install and run software without worrying about dependencies.

Docker is a platform or ecosystem around creating and running containers. Within Docker’s ecosystem are various projects, tools and pieces of software that are sometimes used singularly or altogether. …

Previously, I’ve been hesitant to veer away from building on my core coding abilities. I’d assumed that to begin to get a basic understanding of the cloud infrastructure, I’d need to be a competent/expert programmer or I thought that I’d wait and get introduced to the various aspects when I…

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