what is docker?
quoted from the Docker site is an open source application that functions as a container for packaging / wrapping a complete software along with all the other things that the software needs to function. Software settings along with files / other supporting things will become an image (the term given by docker). Then an instance of that Image is then called a Container. Docker is very useful in matters of deployment and distribution of an application. In fact, Docker has the main function of simplifying various configurations that have been built based on container technology.
Benefits of Docker
Docker, which uses basic container technology, does its job by enabling developers to isolate code into a single container, the docker. This can make it easier for developers to modify and update existing programs. It is also suitable for enterprises, as docker has pointed out that to solve a large development project among several smaller ones the Agile team can use Jenkins, an open source CI / CD program to automate the delivery of new software. into the container.
How to Install the Docker Toolbox
How to Install the Docker Toolbox on Windows 10 Home – Docker can actually be installed directly on Windows. However, the system requirements require an operating system that supports hyper-v. If your Windows operating system doesn’t support it, you can’t install Docker directly on Windows 10.
For Hyper-V itself, it must be supported by the Windows 10 Pro operating system.This method is intended for operating systems that do not support Hyper-V, such as Windows 7, 8, or Windows 10 Home. Ok, here is a tutorial on How to Install the Docker Toolbox on Windows 10 Home.
Before installing, make sure you have downloaded the docker toolbox file.
- Once downloaded, click 2 on the installer, then select Next.
- Check all then select next.
Note: before starting the install, make sure to uninstall virtualbox, because it will clash with the virtualbox version that is installed in the docker toolbox.
- Click Next.
- Click Install.
- Wait for the installation process to complete.
- Click Finish.
After that a windows explorer will appear with 2 choices of Docker Quickstart Terminal and Kitematic (Alpha). Select Docker Quickstart Terminal. Will exit CMD, wait until the Docker installation process is complete.