Getting Started with Docker Swarm Mode

What if you could throw containers at a cluster of nodes as easily as a single node? This course will teach how you can control a cluster with all the simplicity of managing a single docker engine thanks to Docker Swarm Mode.
Course info
Rating
(190)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Mar 31, 2017
Duration
6h 10m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Why Multiple Container Hosts?
Creating a Swarm and Running a Service
Adding Nodes
Ingress Routing and Publishing Ports
Reconciling a Desired State
Rolling Updates
Container to Container Networking
Deploying with Stacks
Health Checking
Protecting Secrets
Description
Course info
Rating
(190)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Mar 31, 2017
Duration
6h 10m
Description

The docker engine on a single node revolutionized how we run applications. But in production environments, you need more capacity and reliability than a single node can offer. In this course, Getting Started with Docker Swarm Mode, you'll learn how to control a cluster of nodes as easily as a managing a single node. First, you'll discover how to set up a swarm, add nodes, and launch services that describe containers. Next, you'll explore how to route traffic to the cluster and within the cluster, ensure containers recover from failures. Then, you'll learn how to roll out updates and deploy multi application stacks. Finally, you'll cover how to leverage integrated health checking and protect sensitive information with secrets. By the time you're done with this course, you'll have the knowledge to deploy your own swarm.

About the author
About the author

Wes Higbee is passionate about helping companies achieve remarkable results with technology and software. He’s had extensive experience developing software and working with teams to improve how software is developed to meet business objectives. Wes launched Full City Tech to leverage his expertise to help companies delight customers.

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