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SERIES Getting started

The following sections provide step-by-step guides to help you understand core Docker concepts, building images, and running containers.

The basics

Get started learning the core concepts of containers, images, registries, and Docker Compose.

Building images

Craft optimized container images with Dockerfiles, build cache, and multi-stage builds.

Running containers

Master essential techniques for exposing ports, overriding defaults, persisting data, sharing files, and managing multi-container applications.