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Call me Moby Dock

Last month we asked the Docker community to vote for the name of the Docker whale. We received 411 votes and today we are excited to announce that the community chose Moby Dock. As promised, the...

Gathering LXC and Docker containers metrics

Linux Containers rely on control groups which not only track groups of processes, but also expose a lot of metrics about CPU, memory, and block I/O usage. We will see how to access those metrics, and...

Docker Hack Day #7 & Online 101 Session

October 1st was not only the date of our Docker Hack Day #7 but also the first Online 101 Session broadcasted through google hangout on air. Below you will find a few comments, photos and videos of...

Docker can now run within Docker

One of the (many!) features of Docker 0.6 is the new "privileged" mode for containers. It allows you to run some containers with (almost) all the capabilities of their host machine, regarding kernel...

Docker Hack Day #6 Lightning talks

Our hackday #6 was a success, with over 60 participants and, amongst others, great talks about how people are using it in EBay, Mailgun (Rackspace) and CloudFlare. These are the lightning talks users...

Excited to be Joining the Great Teams at dotCloud & Docker as CEO

I am thrilled to be joining dotCloud as CEO and excited to be joining the talented, passionate and rapidly growing Docker community. I started following dotCloud in 2011, when the standard PaaS model...

How to use your own Registry

One of the things that makes Docker so useful is how easy it is to pull ready-to-use images from a central location, Docker's Central Registry. It is just as easy to push your own image (or...