Adrian Mouat

    Adrian Mouat
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    The Future is Containerized

    We've seen a lot of critical posts about Docker recently. I don't remember the last time a technology caused so much controversy and heated debate1. In this article I'm not going to address any specif...

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    Docker and Provenance - Talk to Amsterdam Docker Meetup

    The regular Docker Amsterdam meetup was held on Thursday 26th January at the offices of Schuberg Phillis. There were talks on "Docker and Provenance" by our own Chief Scientist Adrian Mouat, Mike Wess...

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    Docker: The latest Confusion

    One of the most misunderstood parts of Docker seems to be the latest tag. The confusion stems largely from its name, which doesn't really reflect what the tag implies. In this post we'll look at what ...

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    Why Use Fig for Docker Automation?

    If you've been using Docker for a little while, but you've not tried out Fig yet, this blog is for you. Like me, you've probably either become used to dealing with long and unwieldy Docker commands us...

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    Computation Containers (or let Docker mind your Ps and Qs)

    The software industry is at the beginning of the container revolution. I believe that it won't be long before we are all using containers to a greater or lesser extent everyday, for a wide range of us...

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    Understanding Volumes in Docker

    This post was updated on 6 Jan 2017 to cover new versions of Docker.

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    6 Dockerfile Tips from the Official Images

    Following on from my previous post on the Docker Official Images, in this post I'll go through some tips and techniques for writing Dockerfiles that I learnt from the official images.

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    Docker Official Images - The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

    The Docker Official Repositories program was launched back in June. It is intended to provide a curated set of images that people can use with some guarantee of quality. This blog post will take a qui...

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    Docker and Container Provenance

    Docker 1.3 was released on the 16th of October and top of the announcements was a "tech preview" of digital signature verification. In this post, we'll have a look at what this means and why it's need...