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Docker for Rails Developers

104 Lessons
18 Quizzes
46 Playgrounds
68 Illustrations
Pass the Assessments to test the skills you’ll learn from this course

Takeaway Skills

Learn the Docker fundamentals you need to know to get you off the ground

Get your hands dirty making and running the real Rails app

Learn how Compose allows adding multiple services

Learn to integrate a frontend option with your Rails app

Use Docker to deploy the Rails app to Cloud

Course Overview

This course is your field manual for building Rails applications with Docker. To kick things off, you’ll start by learning the basics of Docker like architecture, images, and containers. You will then be introduced to Docker Compose and use it to build up to a multiservice application with Redis. You will then work to get your Dockerized setup to play nice with JavaScript, using both ... See more

How You'll Learn

Hands-on coding environments

You don’t get better at swimming by watching others. Coding is no different. Practice as you learn with live code environments inside your browser.

Faster than videos

Videos are holding you back. The average video tutorial is spoken at 150 words per minute, while you can read at 250. That‘s why our courses are text-based.

No set-up required

Start learning immediately instead of fiddling with SDKs and IDEs. It‘s all on the cloud.

Progress you can show

Built in assessments let you test your skills. Completion certificates let you show them off.

Hands-on coding environments

You don’t get better at swimming by watching others. Coding is no different. Practice as you learn with live code environments inside your browser.

Faster than videos

Videos are holding you back. The average video tutorial is spoken at 150 words per minute, while you can read at 250. That‘s why our courses are text-based.

No set-up required

Start learning immediately instead of fiddling with SDKs and IDEs. It‘s all on the cloud.

Progress you can show

Built in assessments let you test your skills. Completion certificates let you show them off.

Course Contents

5. Describing Our App Declaratively with Docker Compose
6. Beyond the App: Adding Redis
7. Adding a Database: Postgres
8. Playing Nice with JavaScript
9. Testing in a Dockerized Environment
10. Advanced Gem Management
11. Some Minor Irritations
12. The Production Landscape
13. Preparing for Production
14. A Production-Like Playground
15. Deploying to the Cloud
16. Closing Thoughts and Next Steps
17. APPENDIX

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