SSL without DNS

A lot of times during development I need to make a “box” accessible to the internet using SSL (HTTPS). In order to use SSL you need a certificate. The free option to get a certificate is to use let’s encrypt. In order to get a certificate using let’s encrypt you Read more…

LCOW: Linux Containers on Windows Server

Note: LCOW support is currently experimental and under active development. https://github.com/linuxkit/lcow Before anything else, it is not yet ready for prime time or work out of the box… You can check the progress status at https://github.com/moby/moby/issues/33850 Now that it is out of the way, let’s continue: Requirements Windows Server 1709 – Build 16299+ Read more…

Kong

Next-Generation API Platformfor Modern Architectures https://konghq.com/ Quickly get it running with Docker Assuming you have Docker already installed and running, create a docker-compose.yml file: This is going to create the kong container using a slightly modified version of the official 1.0.2-alpine container – it will wait for postgres database server Read more…

Docker (web) UI

Using portainer you can manage your local (or remote) docker through a web UI. Portainer is an open source project. Deployment The easiest way to deploy portainer is using a container. It is also possible to deploy it locally (for more details and options, check the links bellow). On this Read more…