As containers and microservices become more mainstream, you may wonder how to pave the way to adoption. How can you use containers to automate application deployments? What tools do you need to help your path to adoption? How can you get there faster, with fewer chances for errors and re-work?\nA new Geek Guide sponsored by Puppet, Containers 101, covers everything you need to know about:\n\n\nWhat containers are, including the major players in the space.\n\n\nBenefits gained from switching to containers.\n\n\nHow configuration management applies to containers.\n\n\nUsing containers is not an all-or-nothing approach. You\u2019ll see how to incorporate containers into a mix of technologies, whether you\u2019re managing bare metal, virtual machines, or services in the cloud. You\u2019ll also get a sense of how to manage a migration plan, so you can gain benefits quickly, and avoid security risks.\nThe guide also covers how companies like Uber, eBay, Yelp, ADP and Goldman Sachs have used containers successfully, and how a tool like Puppet can help accelerate the adoption of container technologies.\nGet the guide.