Essential Container Concepts

By Ell Marquez

Get started with container basics.

5 hours
  • 26 Lessons
  • 4 Hands-On Labs
  • 3 Course Quizzes

About the course

This course provides a basic introduction to the concept of containers. It seeks to give you a working knowledge of what containers are, how they are created, and how they are used in the real world.

Pinehead Press: https://www.lucidchart.com/documents/embeddedchart/681cbd68-2dfb-4b57-b022-6378490d31d3#

  • Chapter 1 5 Lessons Introduction to the Course 26:04

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses

    1:19

    About the Course Author

    0:54

    About the Course

    1:23

    A Brief History of Containers

    7:28

    QUIZ: Container History

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 2 6 Lessons Components 44:19

    Chroot

    8:02

    Linux Namespaces

    6:22

    Network Namespace

    6:22

    Control Groups

    8:33

    QUIZ: Container Basics

    15:00 Quiz

    Creating a Chrooted Environment

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 5 Lessons LXC / LXD 26:16

    Understanding Virtualization

    6:25

    Understanding Container Workflow

    7:37

    Installing and Basic usage of LXC/LXD

    10:38

    Choose your own adventure!

    1:36

    Installing LXC/LXD

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 4 6 Lessons Docker 27:25

    Docker

    6:06

    Installing Docker

    10:18

    Docker Images

    8:51

    Docker Choose Your Own Adventure.

    2:10

    Installing Docker

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Working with Docker Images

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 5 2 Lessons Docker Swarm 24:47

    Why Docker Swarm?

    9:19

    Docker Swarm Overview

    15:28
  • Chapter 6 2 Lessons Kubernetes 17:47

    Kubernetes Architecture

    12:49

    Choose your own adventure

    4:58
  • Chapter 7 1 Lesson Apache Mesos 10:07

    Apache Mesos Architecture

    10:07
  • Chapter 8 2 Lessons Conclusion 1:00:59

    Closing Thoughts

    0:59

    QUIZ: Container Essentials

    1:00:00 Quiz

What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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