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Docker and Swarm Mode – Part 2

In part 1 of this post series about Docker SwarmKit I showed how we can quickly create a cluster of nodes (VMs) using VirtualBox and configure a Docker Swarm on this nodes. I then showed how we can run a … Continue reading 

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Container Entrypoint

Introduction This time in our series about containers we are going to look a bit more closely into what happens when a container starts and how we can influence that. Specifically we’re going to learn about the ENTRYPOINT and the … Continue reading 

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Running and debugging an ASP.NET Core RC2 application in Docker

Introduction In a previous post I demonstrated how we can run and test an ASP.NET Core RC1 application. Yesterday RC2 was made public and it is now time to revisit the subject. This time we are going to create an … Continue reading 

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Windows Docker Containers

Introduction In this post I am going to show step by step how to install a local version of Windows Server 2016 TP5 in Hyper-V and how to configure it to be a container host. Tutorial It is still not … Continue reading 

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Testing and debugging a containerized ASP.NET application

Introduction In my previous post I showed in detail how a node JS application running in a Docker container can be debugged and how we can run automated tests against this application also in a container. In this post I … Continue reading 

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Testing and Debugging a Containerized Node application

Introduction Containers in general and Docker in specific have changed the way how we think about running and deploying software quite a bit. Running an application in a container instead of directly on your computer or server has a lot … Continue reading 

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Blue-Green Deployment in Docker Cloud

Introduction This post is part of my series about implementing a CI/CD pipeline. Please refer to this post for an introduction and a full table of content. In this post I want to demonstrate step by step how to create … Continue reading 

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CI with TeamCity and Docker – Part 3

Introduction This is the 3rd part of a post about using TeamCity and Docker to provide Continuous Integration. Here you can find part 1 and part 2. ┬áIt is part of the series about Implementing a CI/CD Pipeline. Please refer … Continue reading 

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CI with TeamCity and Docker – Part 2

Introduction This post is part of the series about Implementing a CI/CD pipeline. You can find an introduction and a full table of content here. This post is also the second part of the topic on how to containerize the … Continue reading 

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Workshop on Event Sourcing

Yesterday I had the pleasure to lead a workshop about Event Sourcing (ES). It was organized by my special friend Andy Siemer who always does an amazing job in organizing events of any size. We also had the pleasure to … Continue reading 

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