Tutorial Series

Webinar Series: Deploying & Managing Containerized Workloads in the Cloud

This series covers the essentials of containers, including container lifecycle management, deploying multi-container applications, scaling workloads, and understanding Kubernetes, along with highlighting best practices for running stateful applications. These tutorials supplement the by the same name.
  • This article supplements the first session, Getting Started with Containers, in a six-part webinar series on Deploying & Managing Containerized Workloads in the Cloud. By the end of this tutorial, you will have installed Docker on a DigitalOcean Droplet, managed containers, worked with images, added persistence, and set up a private registry.
  • In this tutorial, you will use a sample web application based on Node.js and MongoDB to build a Docker image from a Dockerfile, you will create a custom network that allows your Docker containers to communicate, and you will use Docker Compose to launch and scale a containerized application.