Channel 9: Docker Machine on Azure

I have been guest of David Tesar in the Edge show on Channel 9 to talk about the early bits of Docker Machine and how it is used to create Docker hosts on Microsoft Azure.

Docker Machine (formerly known as docker hosts command in its earliest days) has an Azure driver which has been developed by Jeff Mendoza in Microsoft Open Technologies. This driver written in Go uses azure-sdk-for-go to talk to Azure Service Management APIs to provision virtual machines ... Read more →

Herding Code Podcast

I have been guest of Jon Galloway, K. Scott Allen, Kevin Dente and Scott Koon in their lovely Herding Code Podcast Episode 202 to talk about Docker and Docker things happening on Windows and Microsoft Azure platform.

We chatted about making of the ASP.NET 5 Docker image, doing open source at Microsoft, container orchestration technologies and some speculations about how Windows containers will work.

You can visit their website or iTunes to tune in or just listen below:

Thanks ... Read more →

Making of: Microsoft’s first official Docker image

Last week I published an article on ASP.NET blog about using ASP.NET 5 Docker image –which happens to be my side project that turned into Microsoft’s first official Docker image. I wanted to take time to explain how it all happened.

Before Docker was really popular at ... Read more →

Istanbul Azure Meetup: Recap

We had a great time in last week’s Istanbul Azure Meetup. You can find my presentation slides here.

We discussed Microsoft’s attitude for open source technologies, containers technologies, Azure and Docker. It’s great to see such exciting audience. You can read our event host Daron’s recap blog post here. Thanks everyone for coming in. You might want to join regular Azure meetup group on if you’re in Istanbul.

Below you will find a ... Read more →

Join us at Istanbul Azure Meetup

When Daron Yondem, an Azure MVP in Turkey, visited us in Redmond, we had a chance to talk about Docker (you can find the video recording here). He came up with a neat idea –with having me talking at Istanbul Azure Meetup as I’m on vacation in Turkey nowadays!

I will be talking about Azure, container technologies, Docker, open source software ... Read more →

Tutorial: Using Azure Storage for Private Docker Registry

I just wanted to echo the blog post I recently authored on Azure official blog titled “Deploying Your Own Private Docker Registry on Azure” and shoot an introductory video about it which you can find it below.

With this, you can use Microsoft Azure Blob Storage to store your Docker images. Please read the tutorial on the Microsoft Azure Blog before watching the video to have a more clear picture:


Enabling Microsoft Azure Storage for Docker Image Registry was ... Read more →

My talk at Docker Seattle Meetup

I gave a talk at Docker Seattle Meetup with my colleagues Taylor from Hyper-V team and Dan from ASP.NET team last week.

If you are wondering about “Windows Server Containers”, “Docker on Windows” and “ASP.NET on Linux” topics, you can directly jump into the full video and the slides below.

I am very glad Dan and Taylor have joined me; we got tons of wonderful questions from the audience as I anticipated and we had a chance to ... Read more →