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Compose 1.6: New Compose file for defining networks and volumes

In the previous version of Docker Engine we added a completely new system for managing networks and volumes, and we’re pleased to announce full support for these features in Docker Compose. Compose...

Announcing Docker Birthday #3

Back in March 2013, Docker's CTO and Founder, Solomon Hykes introduced Docker publicly for the first time during a lightning talk at PyCon. Three years later the Docker project has...

Containers as a Service (CaaS) as your new platform for application development and operations

Developers don’t adopt locked down platforms. That one simple statement summarizes decades of tension between IT operations and development teams. Along the spectrum of control versus agility are...

Docker 1.10 Release Candidate Now Available: Important Tips on Updating Engines and Migrating Images to New IDs

This post describes the upcoming changes to the way Docker Engine stores images and filesystem data in containers. These changes are coming to users starting from version v1.10. Key points: A...

Docker Job Market Heating Up

It’s a new year, is it a time for a new job? Docker is blowing up in the job market. Take a look at this trend line from indeed.com:   More than a 70,000% increase in job postings around...

Docker Team’s Favorites from 2015

It's hard to believe that 2015 is almost over! We saw lots of great content from the Docker community this year including blog posts, tutorials, conference sessions, meetup talks and more - check out...

In Memoriam: Ian Murdock

Dear friends and members of the open source community, It is with great sadness that we inform you that Ian Murdock passed away on Monday night. This is a tragic loss for his family, for the Docker...