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Docker Platform Internals: Taking runtimes and image creation to the next level with containerd and BuildKit

In this session, we'll go into details about the latest developments around some of the components behind the core features of the Docker Platform. We'll cover the containerd runtime that was built to serve as an underlying daemon for Docker and Kubernetes, and BuildKit, a toolkit that builds on containerd to provide next-generation capabilities for building software with the help of containers. You will learn about the architecture and design choices of these projects, for example, the power of containerd's rich client library and BuildKit's frontend model that allows introducing new build languages or Dockerfile features. You can discover how you can use these projects directly and how they are being integrated into the Docker Platform.

Michael Crosby, Docker
Tonis Tiigi, Docker

Presentation slides: https://www.slideshare.net/Docker/docker-platform-internals