Container Core Concepts - Level 1

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The introduction of container technologies has been a game changer. This learning path reviews the key aspects of this technology, how the paradigm of threading, control and execution of applications have moved from monolithic n-tier systems which required tedious maintenance, to the introduction of automated pods that enhance cloud security and application performance, while significantly reducing overhead and cost.

The content in this learning path will teach you Container Core Concepts to a level 1 standard. 

Learning Objectives

  • Be able to explain what containers are and how they work
  • Understand the main use cases of containers


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Training Content

Course - Beginner - 21m
Introduction to Containers
This course will take you through what containers are, the benefits of using them, and how to containerize an app.
About the Author
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Jeremy is a Content Lead Architect and DevOps SME here at Cloud Academy where he specializes in developing DevOps technical training documentation.

He has a strong background in software engineering, and has been coding with various languages, frameworks, and systems for the past 25+ years. In recent times, Jeremy has been focused on DevOps, Cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP), Security, Kubernetes, and Machine Learning.

Jeremy holds professional certifications for AWS, Azure, GCP, Terraform, Kubernetes (CKA, CKAD, CKS).