From a basic understanding what “What is DevOps?” to the role that Docker plays in this realm, Carmen Andoh explains what it means to be a developer using Docker and how that will directly affect the work you do and when that work happens.
In this interview, recorded on March 14th, 2017, Elton Stoneman talks with Derick about pushing Docker images into a production environment.
The last few episodes have covered the core of building a basic reporting dashboard using Keen.io and the data from WatchMeCode episode downloads and tracking. With that in place, it’s time to move on to the next part of the admin system: uploading and managing episodes. This episode quickly reviews the previous dashboard work and […]
In the previous episode, you saw the basics of setting up an Ubuntu server using DigitalOcean (referral link). The end result of that episode is a server that has most of the infrastructure to run a Node.js application. But now the question comes up: how do we deploy the application to the server, and have […]
Deploying a web application to a service like Heroku is great. It simplifies life in many ways. But, what happens when that isn’t an option? Is it still possible to have simple “git push” deploys, when you have to run your own server in-house or on a virtual-private-server (VPS)? The good news is, yes! You […]
With the core deployment of the media service done, it would be nice to have a proper DNS name to use. Sure, you could use the default “*.herokuapp.com” DNS name, but this doesn’t look very nice and may change in the future. It would be better to have a DNS entry such as “media.watchmecode.net”. In […]