Scalable Groups: Extensibility and Load Balancing your Workload with IBM Containers

    Leveraging Docker containers in a production role require scalability, high availability, and easy maintenance. These are requirements that are made readily available using IBM Containers on Bluemix by deploying your app using a container group. What are the benefits of using containers groups within IBM Containers? Every container group deployment includes a load balancer to distribute incoming requests […]

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IBM Containers on Bluemix using the command line and existing Docker images

In a previous post, I wrote about the top five game-changing capabilities of IBM Containers on Bluemix, and how you can get started using the UI. But if you’re a developer, you may want to perform the same tasks using the command line. Let’s take a look at how you can leverage the command line for IBM Containers, as well […]

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Getting started with IBM Containers on Bluemix using the UI

Now that you’ve learned about the top five game-changing capabilities of IBM Containers on Bluemix, it is important to leverage the free trial and get started today. 1. Log into the Bluemix, navigate to the “Dashboard”, and select “IBM Containers”. 2. You can either view documentation or sample labs or select “Create a Container”. 3. The deployment panel offers a […]

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Five game-changing capabilities with IBM Containers on Bluemix

Hopefully you are already familiar with container technology, specifically Docker, and the advantages this technology can provide. However, if this is a new concept, fear not—here are several good sources of information to get you up to speed: Docker moves toward open cloud technology How Docker technology adds value to the cloud paradigm Envisioning the Docker technology Docker: Managing the […]

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