Running Next.js in a Docker container
Docker, and virtualization in general, has changed forever the way we build and deploy our applications. It provides a set of useful utilities, commands, and configurations to make our build reproducible on any server, making our application available on almost every operating system by creating a virtual machine running our program (or web application).
In Case You Are New to Docker
Docker is an important tool to consider when building and deploying any computer program (a web application, database, or anything else). If you're new to this technology, I highly recommend reading the official Docker documentation at https://www.docker.com before starting to use it. If you're interested in a hands-on approach to learning Docker, I'd also recommend you read Mastering Docker – Fourth Edition by Russ McKendrick (https://www.packtpub.com/product/mastering-docker-fourth-edition/9781839216572); it provides a complete guide to...