Érase una vez Docker

Book designed to learn Docker. If you have no previous knowledge, this book will help you take the first steps and then many more steps.

Érase una vez Docker Book

Necessary prior knowledge

  • No prior knowledge of Docker is required to benefit from the book.
  • Basic knowledge of Linux system administration is recommended.
  • Have basic knowledge to work with text editors like vi or vim, but if you don’t know them you can use alternatives like nano.

Content of the book

Learn about the pieces that make up the book. Together they make up the right environment to learn Docker quickly.

Local work environment

The exercises can be done from the reader’s personal computer. In operating systems with a graphical interface, it is recommended to use Docker Desktop, for the rest of the systems Docker Engine can be installed.

You do not need to pay for subscriptions to use Docker Desktop.

Progressive content

The chapters explain the concepts step by step. It is recommended to read them in the order they appear to follow the logic defined by the author. However, if you need knowledge on a specific topic, you can go directly to the desired chapter.

Each chapter begins and ends a specific topic about containers.

Images to support the concepts

During the learning process it is necessary to appropriate the new concepts as quickly as possible. To guarantee this speed, images have been included in each chapter that support the idea to be conveyed. For example:

Before and after using Docker

Practical exercises in the Terminal

Each chapter includes multiple practical examples associated with the concept developed. The source code for all exercises is on GitHub.