Container registries are repositories for storing container images, but who should use them?

Which one should we choose and why are they important for cloud native applications?

Steve Lasker sits with us in Building 99 today and talks about registries and more specifically Azure Container Registry and the practices around using them for your applications.

Here’s a great walkthrough of how to create a docker image that exclusively uses a custom model to run predictions and returns back the result.

This provides context isolation for the application running the model and avoids any non-reproducibility issue.

When dealing with python versioning you can easily get lost with all the possible combinations of your favorite library version, and the versions of the interpreter. Many different projects, specially the ones involving Tensorflow and Keras, require a very specific library version to run. Many other projects are not […]

Julie Lerman shares some insight and great tips for working with Entity Framework in Docker. You will see thing tips for working with the SQL Server Docker image, using environment variables for passports, using the Docker tools for Visual Studio and so much more!

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If you ever wanted to up your home networking game with backup to Dropbox and secure remote access from everywhere through your own VPN, all based on Docker containers, then check out what Andreas Spiess has done.

In this video, he covers:

  • Install Docker with many containers like Mosquitto, Node-Red, Grafana, influxDB, Postgres, Portainer, and Adminer
  • Increase the live expectancy of your SD card by disabling swapping and by installing log2ram- Automatically backup all valuable data to the cloud, in our case, to Dropbox
  • Setup PiVPN to remotely and securely access our home network from anywhere in the world- Besides that, you will learn a lot of useful things about Docker containers

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As AI and Machine Learning become more crucial to the enterprise, systems and processes need to be put in place to manage the output of data science teams: the machine learning models.

This is a field commonly referred to as MLOps and, not surprisingly, is based hon DevOps.

edureka! explores the basics of DevOps in this tutorial video for beginners.

Audio starts around the 1:32 mark.

Python is a powerful stack running many websites that you know and love, but it can be difficult to get your development environment running smoothly, especially when using technologies like Docker.

In this session from Build 2019, learn how to set up the ultimate containerized Python development environment in Visual Studio Code, deploy your application to Azure with a few clicks, and use Azure DevOps to automate your deployments.