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Hands-on with Docker and Cloud Foundry

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In this workshop, Dave Nielsen will introduce you to Docker, show you how to build an app inside a Docker container and then deploy your first app on Cloud Foundry.

This workshop will include the following:

Workshop Overview:

Part 1: Introduction to Docker containers

Exercise 1: Install Docker on your laptop. Build a container. Pull down code from github.

Part 2: Deploy your app to Cloud Foundry

Exercise 2: A step-by-step walk-through of how to develop a data-driven web application for Cloud Foundry and deploy it into Pivotal Web Services.

About the presenter:

Dave Nielsen, Cloud Computing Evangelist & Consultant

By day, Dave is a consultant helping firms engage with influential leaders in the developer & DevOps communities. He is particularly fascinated by Cloud Computing APIs and Platforms. By night, is the founder of CloudCamp, a community of 50,000 disruptive cloud enthusiasts and community organizers in 100+ cities around the world. Follow Dave on Twitter @davenielsen (