Cloud Containers and Microservices

VSW03 Introduction to Windows Containers and Docker


8:00am - 9:15am

Level: Intermediate

Marcel de Vries

Global MD & CTO


You've probably heard of the term Docker and that a lot of developers think it's the next big thing since sliced bread. In this session I'll introduce you to what containers are, what Docker is, how you can run your existing application on Docker and explain why this has so many advantages. I will demystify terms like Docker for Windows, Docker on Windows, Docker Swarm, container services and so on. After attending this session you'll have a full understanding of what container technology is, what Docker brings to the table and how it can revolutionize the way you do software development in the future!

You will learn:

  • What Docker is
  • About container clusters
  • How to use Docker and container services for faster software delivery