John Cleary has been building the web since it all began. In recent years, he has created a sizeable and impressive CRM system for the financial sector, an eclectic mix of e-commerce systems of all shapes and sizes, and a bleeding edge messaging platform (amongst other things).
Being in the field for over two decades has made John passionate about improvement; improving his own skills so that he can be the best, most productive developer and team leader possible, and helping others to improve their skills so that they can ship software that truly delivers.
When not sat in front of his keyboard, John enjoys spending time at home with his wife and three (lively) children.
Saturday 1st October 15:00 - 15:50
What is Docker? How does it compare Chef/Vagrant/Ansible? Should I be using it? Is it still cool? All these questions and many more besides will be answered in this no-holds-barred look into the technology that is still taking the world by storm.
During the talk we'll discover what Docker is and how it can be integrated into your workflow. Using a simple app, we'll walk through the process of dockerify a project and it's dependencies. We'll also look at some common pitfalls such as managing your data in a container and running multiple projects on a single host.
If you are looking to manage all your projects in a simple and consistent way, or just want to know what all the hype is about, come along and discover the hidden secrets of Docker.