Getting Started with Windows Containers

Play Getting Started with Windows Containers


Join Lex Thomas and Ryan Berry as they go through a series of quick demos explaining what Windows Containers are, what you can do with them and how they can benefit you and your organization.

  • [0:52] What are Containers and why would I want to use them?
  • [5:20] DEMO: Running a Container with Windows Nano Server
  • [10:58] What is Docker Compose?
  • [18:52] DEMO: Deploying an Azure Container Service cluster
  • [31:30] Where can people go for more information on Containers?

Learn more @   “Getting started with Windows Containers on Windows 10”

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    Joakim Westin

    How can I get the ability to switch between Linux and Windows containers within the Docker taskbar icon?

    I'd appreciate any pointers on how to get this setup!


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    @Joakim Westin: If you right-click on the whale icon in the system tray; you can flip between Windows and Linux containers.  That's the easy way to do it!

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