Docker Datacenter LAB – Load balancer for DTR and SWIFT storage backend – part VI

This post will show final steps for DDC LAB setup. This time I will implement and configure load balancer [LB] for DTR and add Swift [ OpenStack Object Storage] to the configuration. I am using HAProxy VM for load balancing of 3x DTR servers. As before HAProxy will monitor specific URL on the backend and determine if DTR service is ready for receiving the client requests. So here’s […]

My First WordPress in a Container

/ What’s the fuss, with this Docker, all about? / In short, software takes care of itself, using directives or configuration that you specify. Simplicity. Easy of use. You focus on important code rather than compiling libraries for days. And that was no fun, trust me. Let’s demo it in this example. Let’s build a WordPress using Docker. No experience needed. […]

3.4 Docker Datacenter LAB – Configuring Docker DC part V – Load Balancer 4 UCP

/Load Balancing UCP service/ This is fifth instalment in the series Installing and  Configuring Docker DC [for Ops people]. Continuing on Docker story, belated one I may say, focus is on bringing Load Balancer [LB] for UCP into the spotlight. I decided to build  a single HAProxy virtual server for load balancing of 3x UCP servers, so the service is not tied to […]

Docker Datacenter LAB – Intro

The big idea In next few articles I am planning to build the Docker Datacenter. The Docker Datacenter is solution for building scalable, enterprise platform build on top of the CS Docker Engine inside your datacenter. The Docker is a platform for developing, shipping and running applications using container technology. The CS [Commercially Supported] Docker Engine is designed to run applications […]