You need to install Docker on the Virtual Machine in your preferred cloud. You provision an instance, SSH into it, install Docker, pull down the relevant images, etc. 2,664 more words
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Slack is an excellent messaging medium for teams and I have been part of teams that have been using it successfully for a while now. My interest in Slack is more along its API and Bots that we can write to customize it to our needs. 1,270 more words
In the past, when I wanted to share a Linux box with other users, it was simply by creating another user and making sure their password are ‘strong’. 89 more words
Google’s preemptible virtual machine instances for Compute Engine are now generally available.
The company launched these preemptible virtual machines (VMs) about four months ago. What makes this type of VM special is that Google can shut it down at any time but in return sells it at a significant discount of up to 70 percent. 234 more words
Google has announced that users will now be able to use bring-your-own-keys to encrypt compute resources, stating confidently that ‘security is at the core of Google’s architecture.’ 348 more words