September 10, 2019
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Introduction Ready to make the big move to containers? If you’re thinking of moving services from an existing, non-containerized system to a container-based environment, you’re probably wondering how to do it. Is there a right way? Is there a best way? Is there an easy way to lift-and-shift existing components that can be applied to all applications? The answer to those questions is — in general, yes. While the specifics of a migration to containers and microservices will vary from organization to organization, there are general principles and best practices that you should follow to achieve a seamless transition of your apps from legacy infrastructure to a containerized environment.