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Docker swarm mode is Docker's integrated cluster and container orchestration feature. This Lab provides you with a pre-created cluster that is Docker swarm ready. In the Lab, you will manage your cluster using Docker swarm mode and learn common commands and capabilities. By the end, you will have implemented basic swarm monitoring, as well as deployed and scaled a multi-service application.
Upon completion of this Lab you will be able to:
- Manage nodes in a Docker swarm mode cluster
- Deploy and manage services in a swarm
- Monitor dispatched services in a swarm
- Deploy multi-service applications to the swarm using Docker stacks
You should be familiar with:
- Using Docker on Linux
- Docker concepts including containers, images, networks, and volumes
Before completing the Lab instructions, the environment will look as follows:
After completing the Lab instructions, the environment should look similar to:
About the Author
Logan has been involved in software development and research for over eleven years, including six years in the cloud. He is an AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional, MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, and Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA). He earned his Ph.D. studying design automation and enjoys all things tech.