This article is a short introduction to the clustering and scheduling tool for containers from Docker : Docker Swarm. We will cover some core principles of this technology and show how it can help build scalable environments to deploy web-application. The workshop will guide you through a first architecture implementation and give you hints for your next steps.
This article is for beginners who wish to get a first look at Docker technology. The first part is to introduce some key notions to understand how the engine works. It is then followed by a workshop to manipulate Docker and run a Lumen application through containers. The workshop is focused on Docker so you won't need any background knowledge in Lumen to get through it.