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Docker Webinar Part 3: Production & Beyond

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Adam Hawkins
December 16, 2016

Last week, we wrapped up our three-part Docker webinar series. You can watch the Docker Webinar session on the webinars page and find the slides on...

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  • Docker

Container Technologies: More Than Just Docker

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Adam Hawkins
October 25, 2016

Container technologies: Docker has gained widespread industry adoption and success since its release in 2014. As more people push to Dockerize ever...

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  • Cloud Computing
  • Docker

New Course: Introduction to Docker

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Justin Denk
September 8, 2016

Docker has become a mainstay in the DevOps world, and Cloud Academy has released a new course called Introduction to Docker in order to gently intr...

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Unikernels and the Future of Cloud Computing

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Vineet Badola
June 7, 2016

Editor's Note At the time of writing, Docker had not yet acquired Unikernel Systems, and it's remarkable that Vineet more or less predicted this a...

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  • Cloud Computing

Container Virtualization: What Makes It Work So Well?

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Vineet Badola
October 27, 2015

Various implementations of container virtualization (including Docker) are filling compute roles once reserved for hypervisor virtualization. Incr...

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  • Containers
  • Virtualization

Azure Container Service: Containerized Applications Go Mainstream

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Michael Sheehy
October 14, 2015

Just the other week at AzureCon, the Azure team announced the next phase of their support for containerized applications on Azure. The Azure Contai...

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  • Containers
  • Docker

AWS re:Invent 2015: Five Sessions You Mustn’t Miss

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David Clinton
October 2, 2015

As we recently wrote in a previous AWS re:Invent 2015 post, the 2015 edition of AWS's re:Invent event is going to be huge. There will be far too mu...

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  • Events

SystemTap: Provisioning an AWS EC2-Based Docker Instance

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Eugene Teo
September 24, 2015

In the first article in our SystemTap series, we learned how to install the powerful diagnostic tool, SystemTap, on an AWS EC2 instance and then wr...

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  • EC2

Amazon EC2 Container Service and Elastic Beanstalk: Docker on AWS

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Nitheesh Poojary
September 7, 2015

Technology keeps moving. In just a few years, we've gone from servers running on dedicated hardware, through virtualization, and then cloud computi...

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  • Docker
  • EC2

AWS Elastic Beanstalk: a Hands-on Guide to Managing Applications

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David Clinton
September 4, 2015

Can AWS Elastic Beanstalk improve your life? Some applications are built with truly great code and should be used and appreciated by as many people...

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Popular Articles

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Andrew Larkin
— June 26, 2018

Disadvantages of Cloud Computing

If you want to deliver digital services of any kind, you’ll need to compute resources including CPU, memory, storage, and network connectivity. Which resources you choose for your delivery, cloud-based or local, is up to you. But you’ll definitely want to do your homework first. In this...

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  • Google Cloud Platform
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Andrew Larkin
— June 6, 2019

The 11 AWS Certifications: Which is Right for You and Your Team?

As companies increasingly shift workloads to the public cloud, cloud computing has moved from a nice-to-have to a core competency in the enterprise. This shift requires a new set of skills to design, deploy, and manage applications in cloud computing. As the market leader and most ma...

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Joe Nemer
Joe Nemer
— June 18, 2019

AWS Certification Practice Exam: What to Expect from Test Questions

If you’re building applications on the AWS cloud or looking to get started in cloud computing, certification is a way to build deep knowledge in key services unique to the AWS platform. AWS currently offers 11 certifications that cover major cloud roles including Solutions Architect, De...

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Albert Qian
— October 18, 2018

Microservices Architecture: Advantages and Drawbacks

Microservices are a way of breaking large software projects into loosely coupled modules, which communicate with each other through simple Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). Microservices have become increasingly popular over the past few years. The modular architectural style,...

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  • Microservices
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Jeremy Cook
— November 10, 2018

S3 FTP: Build a Reliable and Inexpensive FTP Server Using Amazon’s S3

Is it possible to create an S3 FTP file backup/transfer solution, minimizing associated file storage and capacity planning administration headache? FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a fast and convenient way to transfer large files over the Internet. You might, at some point, have conf...

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  • S3
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John Chell
— June 13, 2019

AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate: A Study Guide

The AWS Solutions Architect - Associate Certification (or Sol Arch Associate for short) offers some clear benefits: Increases marketability to employers Provides solid credentials in a growing industry (with projected growth of as much as 70 percent in five years) Market anal...

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Stefano Bellasio
Stefano Bellasio
— April 29, 2014

Prerequisites to Learn Cloud Computing – Introduction

Learn Cloud Computing: Basic Requirements Introduction What are the prerequisites and requirements to start learning Cloud Computing? This is the first article in a series to introduce our members to the Prerequisites to learning  Cloud Computing. This was a question I got a thousan...

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  • Cloud Computing
  • Continuous Learning
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Michael Sheehy
— February 21, 2017

What Exactly is a Cloud Architect and How do You Become One?

Note from Editor: Readers can explore the latest trends in technical skills in demand for Cloud Architects using Cloud Roster™, the data-driven job role matrix updated weekly. One of the buzzwords surrounding the cloud that I am sure everyone reading this post has heard of is "Cloud ...

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Nitheesh Poojary
— March 26, 2019

How DNS Works – the Domain Name System (Part One)

Before migrating domains to Amazon's Route53, we should first make sure we properly understand how DNS works While we'll get to AWS's Route53 Domain Name System (DNS) service in the second part of this series, I thought it would be helpful to first make sure that we properly understand...

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Stuart Scott
— August 17, 2018

How to Use AWS CLI

The AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) is for managing your AWS services from a terminal session on your own client, allowing you to control and configure multiple AWS services. So you’ve been using AWS for awhile and finally feel comfortable clicking your way through all the services....

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Thomas Mitchell
— July 14, 2017

How I Prepared for the 70-533 Azure Exam

I have been an IT Professional for over two decades.  In that time, I have seen and experienced many changes in the IT landscape. Such changes included the move away from Novell to a fledgling company called Microsoft, the shift to something called Active Directory, and the explosion of...

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Chandan Patra
— June 11, 2019

Amazon DynamoDB: 10 Things You Should Know

Amazon DynamoDB is a managed NoSQL service with strong consistency and predictable performance that shields users from the complexities of manual setup. Whether or not you've actually used a NoSQL data store yourself, it's probably a good idea to make sure you fully understand the key ...

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