Running Meteor and Mongo in a Single Docker Container with Supervisord

The goal of this post is to show you how to run your meteor.js application with MongoDB in one Docker container. Note: This should only be done for testing or prototypes. Step 1: Get the example app This tutorial was written as of meteor 1.5.1 git clone mongo-meteor cd mongo-meteor meteor npm install meteor update Note: If you plan to run the application on localhost then you’ll have to remove the app-prod-security package [Read More]

Terraform a Consul cluster with docker on EC2

The goal of this post is to teach you how to configure and launch a production quality, self-healing, Consul cluster using terraform and docker on AWS. This tutorial will be referenced in the future when I show you how to terraform a classic docker swarm. Consul, Terraform, AWS Consul is an open source software created by Hashicorp used for service discovery, configuration management, DNS, KV storage, and more. It’s a powerful tool, and it’s worth learning. [Read More]