Visual Studio 2015 Tools for Docker August Preview Available Now

Microsoft just announced Windows Server 2016 Containers Preview that supports the Docker containers running on Windows Server virtual machine.

Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 can be used to build, package, and get an application container ready using the Docker Container VM project template.

 

The Visual Studio 2015 Tools for Docker Preview enables developers to build and publish an ASP.NET 5 Web or console application to a Docker container running on a Linux or Windows virtual machine.

Download Visual Studio 2015 Tools for Docker August Preview.

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