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Welcome to our collection of containers articles. For a detailed explanation of containers, check out our what are Linux containers and what is Docker resource pages.

Blocks for building

S2I is an ideal way to build and compile Go applications in a repeatable way, and it just gets better when paired with OKD BuildConfigs.
Hand drawing out the word "code"

You can do a lot of awesome stuff with rootless containers, but things can still go wrong.
Goland gopher illustration

In the third article in this series on Source-to-Image for Golang applications, build your application image and take it out for a spin.
Goland gopher illustration

In the second article in this series on S2I for Golang, learn how to prepare an environment specifically for a Go application.
Containers on a ship on the ocean

S2I makes it easy to reproduce consistent container images so developers can focus on applications, not how to deploy them.
Containers on a ship on the ocean

Buildah is a tool and library for building Open Container Initiative (OCI) container images.
open source button on keyboard

Monitor your Twitter stats with a Python script, InfluxDB, and Grafana running in Kubernetes or OKD.
cubes coming together to create a larger cube

There are two major trends in container builds: using a base image and building from scratch. Each has engineering tradeoffs.