Docker for Apps, Vagrant for VMs

Docker for Developers – Jérôme Petazzoni
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FdkNAjjO5yQ

The best way to understand Docker is to try it!
http://www.docker.com/tryit/

Docker introduction
http://www.slideshare.net/dotCloud/docker-intro-november?next_slideshow=1

Fun with ASP.NET 5, Linux & Docker
http://blog.markrendle.net/fun-with-asp-net-5-and-docker/

Running ASP.NET 5 applications in Linux Containers with Docker
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/webdev/archive/2015/01/14/running-asp-net-5-applications-in-linux-containers-with-docker.aspx

Publishing an ASP.NET 5 app to Docker on Linux with Visual Studio
http://www.hanselman.com/blog/PublishingAnASPNET5AppToDockerOnLinuxWithVisualStudio.aspx

 

Vagrant

Creating a base box
https://docs.vagrantup.com/v2/virtualbox/boxes.html

Azure Virtual Machine creation and set up using Vagrant – with Cory Fowler
http://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/documentation/videos/azure-virtual-machine-creation-and-set-up-using-vagrant-with-corey-fowler/

Vagrant Azure Provider is now Platform Independent
https://msopentech.com/blog/2015/02/03/vagrant-azure-provider-now-platform-independent/

 

Azure Virtual Machine creation and set up using Vagrant – with Cory Fowler
https://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/documentation/videos/azure-virtual-machine-creation-and-set-up-using-vagrant-with-corey-fowler/
Vagrant Azure Provider
https://github.com/Azure/vagrant-azure

msopentech vagrant
https://msopentech.com/opentech-projects/vagrant/

 

Boxstarter

Boxstarter
“Repeatable, reboot resilient windows environment installations made easy using Chocolatey packages. When its time to repave either bare metal or virtualized instances, locally or on a remote machine, Boxstarter can automate both trivial and highly complex installations. Compatible with all Windows versions from Windows 7/2008 R2 forward.”
http://boxstarter.org/