Getting started with Docker

  1. Step

    Install Docker

    Installing Docker on Jenkins machines is easy

Scaling Jenkins masters with Docker

Scaling Jenkins and Docker with Kubernetes

Delivering eBay's CI solution with Jenkins & Docker

CI with Jenkins and Docker

Lightweight PaaS for Jenkins with Docker

Combining Jenkins and Docker together can bring improved speed and consistency to your automation tasks, which is why we’ve collected some hopefully helpful resources on this page to get you started!

What’s Docker?

Docker is an open-source project that automates the deployment of applications inside software containers, by providing an additional layer of abstraction and automation of operating-system-level virtualization on Linux.*

— Wikipedia

What this offers to Jenkins users is a means to isolate different jobs from one another, quickly clean a job’s workspace or even dynamically deploy or schedule jobs with Docker containers to increase resource utilization and efficiency.