Welcome to Docker Weekly, a newsletter with the latest content on Docker and a list of upcoming events.


Docker for Windows Desktop 18.02 with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

The headline feature in Docker for Windows Desktop 18.02 is the option for an automated Kubernetes cluster, enabling native support of your favorite Kubernetes tools with Linux containers on your Windows desktop. That’s a big deal. You can try it out by using the whale icon in the system tray to set Docker for Windows Desktop into Linux containers mode, and then enabling Kubernetes support via the Settings menu. Learn more 



Top 3 reasons to attend DockerCon 2018: something for everyone! 
 

From beginners to experts, DockerCon brings together the brightest minds to talk about all things containers including Docker Platform, Kubernetes, Traditional App Modernization, Container security, Moby and CNCF projects, Service Mesh and more. Although the full schedule will be announced at the end of the month, below is a sneak peak of some of the sessions we have lined up: 

  • Kubernetes extensibility by Tim Hockin and Eric Tune (Google)
  • Accelerating Development Velocity of Production ML Systems with Docker by Kinnary Jangla (Pinterest)
  • Digital Transformation with Docker, Cloud and DevOps: How JCPenney Handles Black Friday and 100K Deployments Per Year by Sanjoy Mukherjee, (JCPenney)
  • Don’t have a Meltdown! Practical Steps for Defending your Apps by Liz Rice (Aqua) and Justin Cormack (Docker)
  • Creating Effective Docker Images by Abby Fuller (AWS)
  • App Transformation with Docker: 5 Patterns for Success by Elton Stoneman (Docker)


Save the date: Docker Birthday #5 the week of March 19-25, 2018 

Every year in March, we celebrate Docker’s birthday. It is a tradition that is near and dear to our heart because it gives us the opportunity to express our gratitude to our community of contributors, customers, partners and users. The goal of this global celebration is to have fun but also to learn Docker through a series of hands-on labs with the help of mentors on-site. Learn more. 


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