Have you heard about Docker and wonder what all the buzz is? Not sure if containers are VMs? Want to understand how the heck this "microservice" thing they say is the future runs on? This 101-level tutorial on Docker is for you! Please bring a laptop with Docker Community Edition (https://www.docker.com/community-edition) running. You will learn the basics of docker containers, images, and, if we have time, networks.
Rebecca has been programming since grade school. She has worked in everything from bioinformatics and computational biology, to retail web development, to mass communications, to security. She is passionate about engaging new developers about emerging technology and strongly believes that anyone can program and do cool things with computers if they have the interest and are willing to take the time.