Posts tagged with Docker.

Docker backup: Saving and restoring your volumes
Development | Nov 08, 2018 | By Ranvir Singh | 7 min read

Docker backup: Saving and restoring your volumes

You don’t have a backup unless you’ve restored your data from it. Let’s walk through how to create Docker backups of important volumes in 30 seconds.

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Development | Nov 01, 2018 | By Ranvir Singh | 11 min read

Docker volumes: How to protect your app’s data

Docker volumes are an easy way to let you separate your app’s data from its code, which lets you delete containers and migrate services with ease.

Cool uses for Docker
VPS Uses | Oct 04, 2018 | By Dwijadas Dey | 9 min read

7 cool uses for Docker: WINE and tweeting from terminals

Docker containers are a beautiful, flexible thing. Here are a few of our favorite cool uses for Docker on your VPS, from the useful to the downright ridiculous.

Development | Sep 27, 2018 | By Ranvir Singh | 10 min read

My server setup: Ranvir Singh and Linux containers

Yes, we all do it. Oh, I’m talking about creating and setting up new servers. What were you thinking? It’s time to get honest about our processes.

I kill every VPS I touch
Development | Sep 11, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 10 min read

I kill every VPS I touch

I am not a good sysadmin. In fact, I’m a pretty terrible one. But admitting that just might be the only way I actually remember to keep learning.

Self-hosting Nextcloud with Docker
Self-Hosting Handbook | Aug 21, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 5 min read

Self-hosting Nextcloud with Docker: Self-hosting handbook

Using Docker-Compose and the self-hosted stack from this guide, we can start self-hosting Nextcloud in minutes, and without all the sysadmin headaches.

Linux containers (LXC) and HAProxy
Tutorials | Aug 16, 2018 | By Ranvir Singh | 26 min read

Hosting multiple websites with containers and HAProxy

Instead of relying on Docker to host multiple websites on a single VPS, use native Linux containers (LXC) and a tiny reverse proxy for lightning speed.