Infrastructure, Microsoft Sessions

T11 Configuring Windows Server & Client for Developing Hosted Linux Workloads

August 6th, 2019

1:00pm - 2:15pm

Level: Intermediate

Orin Thomas

Principal Hybrid Cloud Advocate


With Windows Subsystem for Linux, SSH, and support for Linux Containers on Windows you can configure Windows Server 2019 to function with a Linux command line environment and allow it to host Linux production workloads. In this session you'll learn how to configure and deploy Windows Subsystem for Linux on Windows Server 2019 and Windows 10 to provide a Linux command line environment. You'll learn how to configure Windows 10 and Windows Server 2019 so that you can connect remotely to manage the operating system using SSH. You'll also learn how to configure Docker and Containers on Windows Server 2019 and Windows 10 so that developers can create Linux container workloads and deploy those workloads on Windows Server 2019.

You will learn:

  • Configure Windows Server to host Linux Workloads
  • Deploy and manage Containers on Windows Server
  • Deploy and manage Kubernetes for containers on Windows Server