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Docker (formerly dotCloud) is a company developing an open platform that allows developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications. It offers such products as Docker Desktop and Docker Hub. The company provides solutions for government, higher education, finance, insurance, and healthcare sectors.

HQPalo Alto, CA, US
Employee Ratings3
Overall CultureF

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)295(+4%)
Job Openings12
Revenue (Y, 2016)$10 M

Key People/Management at Docker

Scott Johnston

Scott Johnston

Chief Executive Officer and Director
David Messina

David Messina

EVP of Strategic Alliances
Matt Carter

Matt Carter

Vice President of Marketing
Jean-Laurent de Morlhon

Jean-Laurent de Morlhon

VP of Engineering
Sue Jaap

Sue Jaap

VP of Human Resources
Lisa Berry

Lisa Berry

General Counsel
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Docker Office Locations

Docker has offices in Palo Alto, Indianapolis, Paris and Cambridge
Palo Alto, CA, US (HQ)
3790 El Camino Real #1052
Indianapolis, IN, US
55 Monument Cir #800
Paris, FR
3 Rue d'Édimbourg
Cambridge, GB
House 3rd Floor 82, 88 Hills Rd
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Docker Financials and Metrics

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Docker total Funding

$331.7 m

Docker latest funding size

$23 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

Docker investors

Docker's latest funding round in March 2021 was reported to be $23 m. In total, Docker has raised $331.7 m. Docker's latest valuation is reported to be $1.3 b.
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Docker Revenue

Docker's revenue was reported to be $10 m in Y, 2016

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Docker Operating Metrics

Docker's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 750 in Sep, 2019.
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Enterprise Customers


Dockerized Apps on Hub

900 k2 m2 m5.8 m


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Docker Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
InfinitDecember 06, 2016
ConductantMarch 03, 2016
Unikernel SystemsJanuary 21, 2016
TutumOctober 21, 2015
KitematicMarch 12, 2015
SocketPlaneMarch 04, 2015
KoalityOctober 07, 2014
OrchardJuly 23, 2014
Docker (UK) Ltd.

Docker Online and Social Media Presence

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Docker News and Updates

Aqua Security: 50% of new Docker instances attacked within 56 minutes

Adversaries are looking for vulnerable hosts, Aqua Security research found, as 50% of new Docker instances are compromised within 56 minutes.

AWS looks to grow partnership with Docker as containers gain momentum

The partnership between Docker Inc. and Amazon Web Services Inc. to provide developers and administrators a reliable way to build, ship and run distributed applications at any scale has been around for many years. And with the increasing modernization of businesses’ IT infrastructure, that collabor…
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Docker Blogs

Level Up Security with Scoped Access Tokens

Scoped tokens are here 💪! Scopes give you more fine grained control over what access your tokens have to your content and other public content on Docker Hub!  It’s been a while since we first introduced tokens into Docker Hub (back in 2019!) and we are now excited to say that we have added the […] …

SAVE THE DATE : Next Community All Hands on September 16th !

We’re excited to announce that our next Community All Hands will be in exactly 2 months,  on Thursday September 16th 2021 @ 8am PST/5pm CET. The event is a unique opportunity for Docker staff and the broader Docker community to come together for live company updates, product updates, demos, communit…

Docker Captain Take 5 – Lucas Santos

Docker Captains are select members of the community that are both experts in their field and are passionate about sharing their Docker knowledge with others. “Docker Captains Take 5” is a regular blog series where we get a closer look at our Captains and ask them the same broad set of questions rang…

Docker for Node.js Developers: 5 Things You Need to Know Not to Fail Your Security

Guest post by Liran Tal, Snyk Director of Developer Advocacy  Docker is totalling up to more than 318 billion downloads of container images. With millions of applications available on Docker Hub, container-based applications are popular and make an easy way to consume and publish applications. That …

Video: Docker Build: Simplify Cloud-native Development with Docker & DAPR

Docker’s Peter McKee hosts serverless wizard and open sorcerer Yaron Schneider for a high-octane tour of DAPR (as in Distributed Application Runtime) and how it leverages Docker. A principal software engineer at Microsoft in Redmond, Washington, Schneider co-founded the DAPR project to make develope…

Improved Volume Management, Docker Dev Environments and more in Desktop 3.5

Docker Desktop 3.5 is here and we can’t wait for you to try it! We’ve introduced some exciting new features including improvements to the Volume Management interface, a tech preview of Docker Dev Environments, and enhancements to Compose V2. Easily Manage Files in your Volumes Volumes can quickly ta…
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Docker Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Docker founded?

    Docker was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Docker key executives?

    Docker's key executives are Scott Johnston, David Messina and Matt Carter.

  • How many employees does Docker have?

    Docker has 295 employees.

  • What is Docker revenue?

    Latest Docker annual revenue is $10 m.

  • What is Docker revenue per employee?

    Latest Docker revenue per employee is $33.9 k.

  • Who are Docker competitors?

    Competitors of Docker include Canonical, Red Hat OpenShift and CoreOS.

  • Where is Docker headquarters?

    Docker headquarters is located at 3790 El Camino Real #1052, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Docker offices?

    Docker has offices in Palo Alto, Indianapolis, Paris and Cambridge.

  • How many offices does Docker have?

    Docker has 4 offices.