Published : Nov 10, 2015
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Trial Worth pursuing. It is important to understand how to build up this capability. Enterprises should try this technology on a project that can handle the risk.
Previously, we recommended boot2docker as a way of easily running Docker on your local Windows or OS X machine. Docker Toolbox now replaces boot2docker, adding some tooling as well. Now included is Kitematic for managing your containers, as well as Docker Compose for managing multi-Docker setup (Mac only). It can be used safely as a drop-in replacement for boot2docker, and it will even handle the upgrade for you.