Last updated September 19, 2019

Docker provides numerous advantages for us as Drupal developers. It simplifies the management of infrastructure for our projects while allowing customization to suit each project's needs. Running Docker in production also brings a number of advantages, but it also creates new concerns.

In this tutorial, we'll:

  • Outline the advantages Docker brings to the production environment.
  • Highlight the concerns when planning a production deployment of Docker.
  • Describe container orchestration and list several container orchestration platforms to choose from.