architechtetural thoughts about dockerizing the exsting services

we are in the process of dockerizing existing services those use kafka, storm
and the expectation is use to create dockerized builds by integrating with jenkins .

I happened to look at a couple of articles, they are helpful.

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  • I wanted to know the experiences with docker and how much time it took for the dockerizing a typical solution. And are there any best practices ?

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  • One Solution collect form web for “architechtetural thoughts about dockerizing the exsting services”

    There are lots of best practices:

    I think the “time to dockerize” will depend a lot on how familiar you are with linux. If you’re already used to setting up linux systems, it should be pretty fast.

    Docker will be the best open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications.