This guide highlights everything you need to know about Terraform—a tool that allows programmers to build, change, and version infrastructure safely and efficiently.


Data Centers

Learn about data centers—physical facilities that make enterprise computing possible—what they contain, what’s involved in building one, and the benefits and risks of shared data center resources.



Docker is an open source platform for building, deploying, and managing containerized applications. Learn about containers, how they compare to VMs, and why Docker is so widely adopted and used.



Kubernetes is an open source container orchestration platform that automates deployment, management and scaling of applications. Learn how Kubernetes enables cost-effective cloud native development.


Desktop Virtualization

This guide provides an overview of desktop virtualization technologies—options for delivering secure, agile, easy-to-manage, full-fidelity desktop experiences to end users on any device.


VPS (Virtual Private Server)

Learn what a VPS is and how it differs from other forms of hosting common in cloud computing.


Dedicated and Bare Metal Servers

Learn what dedicated and bare metal servers are, how they compare to virtual servers, and what use cases they best support.



This guide looks at the importance of containers in cloud computing, highlights core benefits, and tours the emerging ecosystem of related technologies across Docker, Kubernetes, Istio, and Knative.


FaaS (Function-as-a-Service)

An introduction to FaaS—a cloud computing service that makes it easier for cloud application developers to run and manage microservices applications.


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