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Docker Build Cloud

Builds so fast, you have time to innovate

Docker builds. 39x faster. Executable in the cloud.

Long build times are sapping developer productivity and happiness

98% of developers spend up to an hour every day waiting for builds to finish (Incredibuild: 2022 Big Dev Build Times). Heavy, complex builds can become a major roadblock for development teams, slowing down both local development and CI/CD pipelines. Docker Build Cloud speeds up image build times to improve developer productivity, reduce frustrations, and help you shorten the release cycle.

Why Docker Build Cloud?

Accelerate your builds with cloud capabilities

Docker Build Cloud tackles common causes of slow image builds: limited local resources, slow emulation, and lack of build collaboration across a team.

  • Cloud-based builders let developers build faster even when they’re working on older machines.
  • A pair of AMD and ARM builders help developers perform multi-architecture builds without spending hours configuring and rebuilding for emulators.
  • A shared cache empowers teams working on the same repo to cut wait times by avoiding duplicative work.

These time savings add up, giving developers time back to work on the next sprint or epic and expediting time to market.

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up to
39x
faster builds

~1h
a day saved

Run the math

See how much time and money your team could potentially save

Time is a precious resource that development teams can’t afford to waste, and hours lost waiting affects your bottom line. Run the numbers to see how Docker Build Cloud can help:

Your team size

27 engineers

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Your average developer salary

$185K

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Time lost today

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waiting before DBC

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dollars saved by
reducing wait times

Your estimated savings*

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waiting before DBC

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dollars saved by
reducing wait times

140

hours spent
waiting before DBC

$140

dollars saved by
reducing wait times

*Potential savings are calculated on a 2X improvement using Docker Build Cloud and an average 1-hour per day per developer wait time before Docker Build Cloud. This is an estimate.

How Docker Build Cloud works

Docker Build Cloud shifts the build workload from local machines to a remote Buildkit instance – resulting in remarkably faster build times even for multi-platform images! And with its shared cache, developer teams can now reuse pre-built images to expedite their workflows.

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Offload heavy builds

Use the power of the cloud to offload compute-heavy builds that would otherwise monopolize local machine resources. You’ll achieve faster Docker builds, and developers can still do other things while they wait.

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Collaborate easily and reduce redundant builds

Save time and energy with a shared cache. Instead of rebuilding identical artifacts, your developer teams only build what’s changed and don’t need to wait on redundant builds.

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Recommended workflows

Leverage both AMD and ARM builders. Multi-architecture Docker builds can now run natively for painless, speedy emulation and an improved development experience locally and in CI. Use all of your minutes on AMD, all on ARM, or split between builders!

Docker Build Cloud pricing

What’s included?

Optimized builders are our standard, which means you can use every minute in your plan on an AMD or ARM 8 vCPU, 16GB RAM instance. Access extra-large builders that allow your team to build in fewer minutes and iterate quicker.

Existing Docker customers can start building Docker images faster with their included build minutes and add a Docker Build Cloud plan for additional benefits. Not a Docker subscriber? Join our waitlist to be notified when Docker Build Cloud is available.

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Docker Build Cloud

Docker Personal, Pro, Team, and Business plans include a set number of monthly build minutes shared across your organization. Learn how to activate your builders or visit build.docker.com to start using your build minutes.

$5/user/month (annual discount) or $6/user/month (monthly).Requires a Docker subscription. Upgrade now
Cloud Builder Size 8 vCPU, 16GB RAM 8 vCPU, 16GB RAM 16 vCPU, 32GB RAM 16 vCPU, 32GB RAM 16 vCPU, 32GB RAM
AMD and ARM builders pair Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Included build minutes 50/month 100/month 400/monthper org account 800/monthper org account 200/user/month
Included cache 50 total GiB 50 total GiB 100 total GiB 200 total GiB 200 total GiB
Max number of parallel builds 1 4 No maximum No maximum No maximum
Additional build minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes 500 minutes: $25 1,000 minutes: $50 5,000 minutes: $250 10,000 minutes: $500 20,000 minutes: $1,000

Docker Personal

Docker Build CloudDocker Personal, Pro, Team, and Business plans include a set number of monthly build minutes shared across your organization. Learn how to activate your builders or visit build.docker.com to start using your build minutes.
Cloud Builder Size8 vCPU, 16GB RAM
AMD and ARM builders pairYes
Included build minutes 50/month
Included cache 50 total GiB
Max number of parallel builds1
Additional build minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes

Docker Pro

Docker Build CloudDocker Personal, Pro, Team, and Business plans include a set number of monthly build minutes shared across your organization. Learn how to activate your builders or visit build.docker.com to start using your build minutes.
Cloud Builder Size8 vCPU, 16GB RAM
AMD and ARM builders pairYes
Included build minutes 100/month
Included cache 50 total GiB
Max number of parallel builds4
Additional build minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes

Docker Team

Docker Build CloudDocker Personal, Pro, Team, and Business plans include a set number of monthly build minutes shared across your organization. Learn how to activate your builders or visit build.docker.com to start using your build minutes.
Cloud Builder Size16 vCPU, 32GB RAM
AMD and ARM builders pairYes
Included build minutes 400/monthper org account
Included cache 100 total GiB
Max number of parallel buildsNo maximum
Additional build minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes

Docker Business

Docker Build CloudDocker Personal, Pro, Team, and Business plans include a set number of monthly build minutes shared across your organization. Learn how to activate your builders or visit build.docker.com to start using your build minutes.
Cloud Builder Size16 vCPU, 32GB RAM
AMD and ARM builders pairYes
Included build minutes 800/monthper org account
Included cache 200 total GiB
Max number of parallel buildsNo maximum
Additional build minutes Add Docker Build Cloud Team for additional minutes

Docker Build Cloud Team

$5/user/month (annual discount) or $6/user/month (monthly).Requires a Docker subscription. Upgrade now
Cloud Builder Size16 vCPU, 32GB RAM
AMD and ARM builders pairYes
Included build minutes 200/user/month
Included cache 200 total GiB
Max number of parallel buildsNo maximum
Additional build minutes 500 minutes: $25 1,000 minutes: $50 5,000 minutes: $250 10,000 minutes: $500 20,000 minutes: $1,000

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Docker Personal, Pro, Team, and Business plans include a set number of monthly build minutes shared across your organization.

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