Tag Archives: docker

Flask RESTful API JSON

JSON is a common format for sending data to and from a RESTful API. In this post we’ll see how we can allow a simple Flask API to receive a JSON input. This post extends my previous post which made a simple Flask RESTful API and uses the Flask ‘get_json()’ method to accept JSON input.… Read More »

What is Docker?

What is docker? Docker is a technology for software containers – small virtual systems that can be used to support lightweight system virtualization. A Docker container is a bit like a virtual machine. Rather than being an entire standalone operating system, the container shares some elements of its host operating system. Containers can have big… Read More »