Docker for Azure – Template Walkthrough

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As discussed in the last video, “docker for azure” are templates that are used for automating the task for infrastructure & docker node deployment. The template is JSON based & provisions multiple Azure resources at the click of a button. Hence its very important that we understand the Json template & the resources that are provisioned. In this video i […]

Docker for Azure – Setup

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Towards the end of June 2016, Docker announce the released of “Docker for Azure” & “Docker for AWS”. Using these templates it is now possible to create both the Docker Cluster for orchestration of containers as well as the underlying Infrastructure clusters on Azure from a single touch point. These templates significantly reduce the time to setup the docker swarm […]

Docker Swarm Lab # 2

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In order to manage the global cluster state Docker Swarm uses the RAFT consensus algorithm for the manager nodes. RAFT is a leader based algorithm and can tolerate up to (N-1)/2 failures and requires a majority or quorum of (N/2)+1 members to agree on values proposed to the cluster. This means that in a cluster of 5 Managers running Raft, if […]

Docker Swarm Lab # 1

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Docker Swarm mode is the native docker clustering system. It serves the standard docker API and exposes several docker engines as a single virtual engine. With the addition of these features docker is finally production ready and now organisations of any scale can start planning their CI/CD pipelines around docker swarm. This video is the 1st of a series of hands […]