Category Archives: Containers

Cannot verify the file SHA256 when installing package

I’m doing some work requiring containers and decided to use Server 1709 as it has some significant changes when compared to Server 2016. The documentation – https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/virtualization/windowscontainers/about/ – just gives options for Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server Insider Preview. … Continue reading

Posted in Containers, Windows Server 1709, Windows Server 2016 | Leave a comment

Nano server changes

Nano server is the small, really small, footprint install version of Windows Server that was introduced with Server 2016. it has a limited number of roles available to to install – much like the original version of  Server core. Recent … Continue reading

Posted in Containers, Windows Server 2016 | 2 Comments

Windows container providers

Containers are a new feature in Windows 2016. I was preparing for my talk at the WinOps conference next week – http://winops.org/ – and realised I needed the container OS image for nano server I discovered that there are 2 … Continue reading

Posted in Containers, Windows Server 2016 | Leave a comment