Dataverse in containers!

Intended Audience

This guide is intended for anyone who wants to run Dataverse in containers. This is potentially a wide audience, from sysadmins interested in running Dataverse in production in containers (not recommended yet) to contributors working on a bug fix (encouraged!). See Running Dataverse in Docker for various scenarios and please let us know if your use case is not covered.

Getting Help

Please ask in #containers at

Alternatively, you can try one or more of the channels under Getting Help.

Helping with the Containerization Effort

In 2023 the Containerization Working Group started meeting regularly. All are welcome to join! We talk in #containers at and have a regular video call. For details, please visit