Technical Insights: Docker at California’s Child Welfare Digital Service

mwadmin Blog, DevOps

By Thomas Ramirez Note: This is part two of a three-part series regarding work we performed at CWDS, and more specifically our experience with code checking through automation. As in the traditional IT (physical hardware) world, most workloads required more than one component. In our architecture, each container holds one application component, complete with whatever libraries and supporting tools are …

Technical Insights: Docker at California’s Child Welfare Digital Service

mwadmin Blog, DevOps

By Thomas Ramirez This is part one of a three-part series regarding work we performed at CWDS and is focused on containers, and more specifically our experience with Docker containers. Note: Containers are a tool and deployment model which make it possible to isolate applications into compact, lightweight execution environments that share an underlying operating system. Typically measured in megabytes, …