Docker containers delight developers by making applications more portable. For administrators, Docker (and related container architectures) requires new skill sets and approaches to operations. In this learning path, learn what you need to know to operate Docker effectively.
Learn how to install and administer Docker.
Explore networking, orchestration, security, and other important topics.
Study for the Docker Certified Associate certification exam.
Docker Essential Training: 1 Installation and Configuration with David Davis
Learn to install and configure Docker on Mac, Windows, and Linux, as well as cloud-based environments such as Amazon Web Services.
1h 28m • COURSE
Docker Essential Training: 2 Orchestration with David Davis
Enhance your Docker skill set by learning about Docker container technologies. This course can prepare you for the first domain of the Docker Certified Associate exam.
1h 4m • COURSE
Docker Essential Training: 3 Image Creation, Management, and Registry with David Davis
Learn how to create and manage Docker images, Dockerfiles, and registries, while you study for the Docker Certified Associate (DCA) exam.
1h 34m • COURSE
Docker Essential Training: 4 Storage and Volumes with David Davis
Learn the basics of Docker storage, including cluster storage and persistent storage with volumes.
54m 45s • COURSE
Docker Essential Training: 5 Networking with David Davis
Learn the basics of networking with Docker. Explore how to configure and administer Docker container networking, as well as how to troubleshoot issues.
1h 11m • COURSE
Docker Essential Training: 6 Security with David Davis
Learn how to make Docker containers more secure. Review essential container security concepts as you explore how to configure Docker security.
46m 8s • COURSE
Learning Kubernetes with Karthik Gaekwad
Learn how to deploy container-based applications using Kubernetes, the popular open-source orchestration engine.
2h 25m • COURSE
Kubernetes: Native Tools with Karthik Gaekwad
Learn how to use the native tools provided by the Kubernetes ecosystem. Discover how to use these tools to more effectively build, manage, debug, and scale applications.
46m 13s • COURSE
Securing Containers and Kubernetes Ecosystem with Sam Sehgal
Learn best practices and security controls for containers and the Kubernetes ecosystem using a simple five-factor security model.
2h 6m • COURSE
You'll learn Docker administration skills with these experts.
David Davis is a well-known author, speaker, and evangelist in enterprise technology.
David has created over 50 video training courses in the areas of virtualization, cloud computing, and container technology. He holds several certifications—including VCP, VCAP, CCIE—and has been awarded the VMware vExpert award 10 years running. He is a partner at ActualTechMedia.com. Find David on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidmdavis/. You can follow David on Twitter as @DavidMDavis.
Karthik Gaekwad is a veteran engineer who enjoys building software using cloud and container technologies.
Karthik has worked in both large enterprises and startups, with his career spanning work at National Instruments, Signal Sciences (where he was the first hired engineer), StackEngine, and Oracle, where, as a principal engineer, he built out the Oracle Cloud managed Kubernetes engine. He currently serves as the head of cloud native engineering at Verica, where he works to build better continuous verification practices for the cloud native ecosystem. He also organizes several conferences, including DevOpsDays and Container Days. In his free time, Karthik enjoys spending time with his family, teaching others new things he's learned, dabbling in new product ideas, and blogging on theagileadmin.com.
Sam Sehgal is a cloud and application security leader with experience leading security strategy and execution.
Sam has extensive experience with the standards, policies, and modern secure DevOps tools needed to govern product and application security programs. He currently leverages his skills at Dell, where he works as a program lead. In this role, he focuses on DevSecOps security and architecture, as well as Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) automation. In addition to earning a bachelor's degree in network communications and software engineering, Sam has an MBA and holds several certifications, including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH).