Even though Container technology has been available for a long time, Docker has revolutionized the Container technology by making the creation and transportation of Containers very user-friendly. Other than providing Container runtime, Docker provides you with networking, storage, and orchestration solutions for containers. For the majority of these solutions, Docker provides a pluggable model where the Docker native solution is provided, which can be swapped with any other third-party solution. This gives flexibility to the customer to use technologies that they are already comfortable with.

In Chapter 1, CoreOS Overview, we covered the Docker architecture. As Docker technology is pretty mature, we will cover only the advanced Docker concepts ...

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