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Docker Foundation

3 Days

Available On-Site

Available Virtually

Open Enrollments Available


This intensive three-day hands-on Docker training course is designed to provide working developers, DevOps staff and other technology professionals with a comprehensive introduction to Docker. Attendees will leave with a clear understanding of the architectural constructs in the Linux kernel enabling Docker; how containers are used in development, test and production settings; Docker OSS & commercial products and their place in the market; as well as how other players in the container ecosystem fit into various Docker solution stacks.

During the course, students will gain hands-on experience with the Docker command line, Dockerfiles and Docker image architecture. The course covers Container operations in depth and exposes attendees to the full range of Docker subcommands and Dockerfile instructions in their entirety so that, upon completion of the course, attendees will have the skills and information necessary to begin integrating container technology with their development, test and deployment processes. The course wraps with an introduction to advanced topics such as Docker volume, security, networking, and clustering, providing a natural transition when combined with RX-M's advanced Docker training course.


Available for Instructor-Led (ILT) in-person/onsite training or Virtual Instructor-Led training (VILT) delivery; Open Enrollment options may be available.

Who Should Attend

Developers, Information Technology (IT), Quality Assurance (QA) Staff, Technical Managers, DevOps and Build personnel

What Attendees will learn

This course is designed to provide technology staff with a comprehensive overview of the Docker container engine and its operation. Learning modules include:

  • Controlling containers and container operations
  • Building Docker images
  • Storing and distributing Docker images with registries
  • Docker storage, security, and networking


Each attendee will require the ability to run a 64 bit virtual machine (provided with the course). Basic Linux command line skills are valuable but not required.

Related Instructor-Led (ILT & VILT) Training Courses

Microservice Application Architecture – 3 days; Microservices – 3 days; Docker Advanced – 2 days; Docker Bootcamp – 5 days; Docker Networking – 1 day; Docker Volumes – 1 day; Docker Bootcamp – 5 days; Linux Container Technology and Runtimes – 2 days; Kubernetes Foundation – 2 days

Contact us to request more information about enrolling in the Docker Foundation course or to inquire about booking a custom in-house course for your team.

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The RX-M Approach

Bring a neutral perspective

We bring a market neutral perspective to every engagement, taking no stake in any of the competing cloud native platforms, components or solutions so we can offer unbiased insights to our clients

Practice what we teach

We are a multi-cloud company consisting of prominent open source contributors with large-scale software engineering experience, actively contributing to the evolution of next-gen software architectures, application management, and platforms

Be solution focused

RX-M has the unique ability to deliver purpose-built, solution-based training in the form of custom curriculum that aligns with each of our client's specific desired outcomes so your team has the skills needed to accelerate your business

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