Appendix: Docker Installations

An overview of Docker Desktop and Play with Docker as Docker playgrounds.

We'll cover the following

There are many different ways and places to install Docker. There’s Windows, Mac, and Linux. You can install it in the cloud, on-premises, and on your laptop. And there are manual installs, scripted installs, wizard-based installs. There are literally loads of ways and places to install Docker.

But don’t let that scare you. They’re all really easy, and a simple search for “how to install docker on < insert your choice here >” will reveal up-to-date instructions that are easy to follow. As a result, we won’t waste too much space here. We’ll cover the following.

  • Docker Desktop installs on:
    • Windows 10
    • Mac
  • Server installs on:
    • Linux
    • Windows Server 2019
  • Play with Docker

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