Docker for Windows

An integrated, easy-to-deploy development environment for building, debugging and testing Docker apps on a Windows PC. Docker for Windows is a native Windows app deeply integrated with Hyper-V virtualization, networking and file system, making it the fastest and most reliable Docker environment for Windows.

Features and Benefits

  • Easy installation and setup of a complete Docker development environment for the Windows PC
  • Integrated Docker platform and tools include Docker command line, Docker Compose, and Docker Notary command line.
  • Automatic updates with channels for monthly Edge and quarterly Stable versions of Docker
  • Ability to toggle between Linux and Windows Server environments to build applications
  • Fast and reliable performance with native Windows Hyper V virtualization
  • Volume mounting for code and data, including file change notifications and easy access to running containers on the localhost network.
  • Built in orchestration, security and declarative application services
  • Enterprise network support allows Docker for Windows to operate with VPNs
  • In container development and debugging with supported IDEs

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