Docker and Microsoft have simplified the developer flow of bringing container applications from your local machine and running them in Azure Container Instances (ACI). Together, this partnership helps increase developer productivity by offering a seamless context switch and simplified workflow, This process improvement enables developers to use the Docker CLI to spin up and manage containers running in ACI.
To learn more about how Docker and Microsoft are partnering, the following resources are available for you to review.
Resources for Developers:
Shortening the developer commute with Docker and Microsoft Azure blog
DockerCon 2020 - The Microsoft Sessions blog
Running a container in Microsoft Azure Container Instances (ACI) with Docker Desktop Edge blog
How To Deploy Containers to Azure ACI using Docker CLI and Compose blog
Docker Desktop & WSL 2 – Backport Update blog
VSCode Docker Extension DockTalk
Resources from Microsoft:
Microsoft and Docker collaborate on new ways to deploy containers on Azure blog
Containerized Docker Application Lifecycle with Microsoft Platform and Tools article
Learn more the Cloud Native Application Bundles (CNAB) website
Learn more about the Compose Specification website