Creating a containerized Django + React + PostgreSQL development environment

Wednesday 2:20 pm to 3:10 pm, in Salon F-H

About This Talk

Containerizing your development environment makes it easy to acquire dependencies and ramp up new developers quickly, but getting your tools to play nicely can be a big challenge to overcome. In this talk we will walk through how to quickly get up and running with a fully functional containerized development environment for a Django + React + PostgreSQL application using Visual Studio Code and the Remote-Containers extension. We’ll cover how to edit, run, debug, format, and test code inside of the container and cover key differences between development and production configurations.


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    Dan Taylor

    Dan is a Principal PM Manager for Python developer tools at Microsoft, focusing on making Python great for developers across Microsoft’s tools and services. His team manages the Python extension for Visual Studio Code, the Python workload in Visual Studio, and the Python developer experience in Azure. He has had a long history working on developer tools and has previously spoken about Python in Visual Studio Code at EuroPython and PyCon Canada.