awesome-docker

:whale: A curated list of Docker resources and projects

Awesome Docker Awesome Join the chat at https://gitter.im/veggiemonk/awesome-docker Build Status

A curated list of Docker resources and projects Inspired by @sindresorhusawesome and improved by these amazing contributors.

It’s now a github project because it’s considerably easier for other people to edit, fix and expand on Docker using Github. Just click README.md to submit a pull request. If this list is not complete, you can contribute to make it so.

Please, help organize these resources so that they are easy to find and understand for new comers. See how to Contribute for tips!

If you see a link here that is not (any longer) a good fit, please fix it by submitting a pull request to improve this file. Thank you!

The creators and maintainers of this list do not receive and should not receive any forms of payment to accept a change made by any contributor. The goal of this repo is to index articles, learning materials and projects, not to advertise for profit. All pull requests are merged by default and removed if inapproriate or unavailable or fixed when necessary.

What is Docker ?

Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications. Consisting of Docker Engine, a portable, lightweight runtime and packaging tool, and Docker Hub, a cloud service for sharing applications and automating workflows, Docker enables apps to be quickly assembled from components and eliminates the friction between development, QA, and production environments. As a result, IT can ship faster and run the same app, unchanged, on laptops, data center VMs, and any cloud.

Source: What is Docker

Where to start ?

MENU


Useful Articles

Main Resources

General Articles

Deep Dive

Networking

Metal

Multi-Server

Cloud Infrastructure

Good Tips

Newsletter

Continuous Integration

Optimizing Images

Service Discovery

Security

Performances

Raspberry Pi & ARM

Other

Books

Tools

Terminal User Interface

  • sen Terminal user interface for docker engine, by @TomasTomecek
  • wharfee Autocompletion and syntax highlighting for Docker commands.) by @j-bennet
  • ctop A command line / text based Linux Containers monitoring tool that works just like you expect by @yadutaf
  • dry An interactive CLI for Docker containers

Dev Tools

Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery

  • Captain - Convert your Git workflow to Docker containers ready for Continuous Delivery by @harbur
  • CircleCI - Push or pull Docker images from your build environment, or build and run containers right on CircleCI.
  • CodeShip - Work with your established Docker workflows while automating your testing and deployment tasks with our hosted platform dedicated to speed and security.
  • Docker plugin for Jenkins - The aim of the docker plugin is to be able to use a docker host to dynamically provision a slave, run a single build, then tear-down that slave.
  • Dockunit - Docker based integration tests. A simple Node based utility for running Docker based unit tests. By @dockunit
  • Drone - Continuous integration server built on Docker and configured using YAML files.
  • GitLab CI - GitLab has integrated CI to test, build and deploy your code with the use of GitLab runners.
  • GOCD-DockerGo Server and Agent in docker containers to provision.
  • IBM DevOps Services - Continuous delivery using a pipeline deployment onto IBM Containers on Bluemix.
  • Shippable - A SaaS platform for developers and DevOps teams that significantly reduces the time taken for code to be built, tested and deployed to production.
  • Watchtower - Automatically update running Docker containers by @CenturyLinkLabs
  • Microservices Continuous Deployment - continuous deployment of a microservices application

Deployment

  • Conduit - Experimental deployment system for Docker by @ehazlett
  • depcon - Depcon is written in Go and allows you to easily deploy Docker containers to Apache Mesos/Marathon, Amazon ECS and Kubernetes. By @gonodr
  • dockit - Do docker actions and Deploy gluster containers!
  • Last.Backend - Last.Backend platform is designed for automatization of all routine work with the server and deployment of applications in one click using the visual interface.
  • rocker-compose - Docker composition tool with idempotency features for deploying apps composed of multiple containers.
  • Zodiac - A lightweight tool for easy deployment and rollback of dockerized applications. By @CenturyLinkLabs

Hosting for repositories (registries)

Securely store your Docker images. * Docker Hub (provided by Docker Inc.) * Quay.io (part of CoreOS) - Secure hosting for private Docker repositories * Reesd - Private Docker repositories and redundant storage service by @noteed

Hosting for containers

  • Amazon ECS - A management service on EC2 that supports Docker containers.
  • Docker Tutum (part of Docker Inc) - Simple hosting for your Docker containers. -> now Docker Cloud
  • Docker Cloud - Former Tutum
  • Google Container Engine - Docker containers on Google Cloud Computing powered by Kubernetes.
  • Giant Swarm - Simple microservice infrastructure. Deploy your containers in seconds.
  • IBM Bluemix - Run Docker containers in a hosted cloud environment on IBM Bluemix.
  • OpenShift Dedicated - A hosted OpenShift cluster for running your Docker containers managed by Red Hat.
  • Orchard (part of Docker Inc) - Get a Docker host in the cloud, instantly.
  • Triton - Elastic container-native infrastructure by Joyent.

Reverse Proxy

Web Interface

Local Container Manager

Volume management and plugins

  • Blockbridge - The Blockbridge plugin is a volume plugin that provides access to an extensible set of container-based persistent storage options. It supports single and multi-host Docker environments with features that include tenant isolation, automated provisioning, encryption, secure deletion, snapshots and QoS. By @blockbridge
  • Convoy - an open-source Docker volume driver that can snapshot, backup and restore Docker volumes anywhere. By @rancher
  • Azure Files Volume Driver - A Docker volume driver that allows you to mount persistent volumes backed by Microsoft Azure File Service. By @ahmetalpbalkan
  • Docker Unison A docker volume container using Unison for fast two-way folder sync. Created as an alternative to slow boot2docker volumes on OS X. By @leighmcculloch
  • Netshare A Docker volume plugin written in Go that supports mounting NFS, AWS EFS & CIFS volumes within a container. By @gondor
  • Docker Machine NFS Activates NFS for an existing boot2docker box created through Docker Machine on OS X.
  • REX-Ray Vendor agnostic storage orchestration engine to provide persistent storage for Docker containers as well as Mesos frameworks and tasks.

Useful Images

Dockerfile

Storing Images

Monitoring

  • Axibase Time-Series Database (Long-term retention of container statistics and built-in dashboards for Docker. Collected with native Google cAdvisor storage driver.)
  • cAdvisor (Analyzes resource usage and performance characteristics of running containers. created by @Google
  • Datadog Datadog is a full-stack monitoring service for large-scale cloud environments that aggregates metrics/events from servers, databases, and applications. It includes support for Docker, Kubernetes, and Mesos.
  • Dockerana (packaged version of Graphite and Grafana, specifically targeted at metrics from Docker.)
  • Docker-mon (Console-based Docker monitoring) by @icecrime
  • Glances (A cross-platform curses-based system monitoring tool written in Python) by @nicolargo
  • InfluxDB, cAdvisor, Grafana (InfluxDB Time series DB in combination with Grafana and cAdvisor) by @vegasbrianc
  • Meros Analyzes containers resources, captures logs, remote web SSH terminal and powerful DevOps alerts.
  • New Relic New Relics Docker Monitoring tool
  • Prometheus (Open-source service monitoring system and time series database)
  • Ruxit Monitor containerized applications without installing agents or modifiying your Run commands
  • Seagull (Friendly Web UI to monitor docker daemon.) by @tobegit3hub
  • Site24x7 Docker MOnitoring for DevOps and IT is a SaaS Pay per Host model
  • Sysdig: An open source troubleshooting tool that provides a rich set of real-time, system-level information. It has container-specific features and is very useful in Docker environments.
  • Zabbix Docker module: Zabbix module that provides discovery of running containers, CPU/memory/blk IO/net container metrics. Systemd Docker and LXC execution driver is also supported. It’s a dynamically linked shared object library, so its performance is (~10x) better, than any script solution.
  • SPM for Docker Monitoring of host and container metrics, Docker events and logs. Automatic log parser. Anomaly Detection and alerting for metrics and logs. @sematext
  • Zabbix Docker - Monitor containers automatically using zabbix LLD feature.
  • Collecting docker logs and stats with Splunk

Networking

Logging

  • Docker-Fluentd: (Docker container to Log Other Containers’ Logs. One can aggregate the logs of Docker containers running on the same host using Fluentd.) by @kiyoto
  • LogJam (Logjam is a log forwarder designed to listen on a local port, receive log entries over UDP, and forward these messages on to a log collection server (such as logstash).) by @gocardless
  • Logspout (Log routing for Docker container logs) by [@gliderlabs]gliderlabs
  • Logsene for Docker Monitoring of Metrics, Events and Logs implemented in Node.js. Integrated logagent-js to detect and parse various log formats. @sematext

Deployment and Infrastructure

  • Centurion: Centurion is a mass deployment tool for Docker fleets. It takes containers from a Docker registry and runs them on a fleet of hosts with the correct environment variables, host volume mappings, and port mappings. By @newrelic
  • Clocker: Clocker creates and manages a Docker cloud infrastructure. Clocker supports single-click deployments and runtime management of multi-node applications that run as containers distributed across multiple hosts, on both Docker and Marathon. It leverages Calico and Weave for networking and Brooklyn for application blueprints. By @brooklyncentral
  • Cloud 66 - Full-stack hosted container management as a service
  • deploy - Git and Docker deployment tool. A middle ground between simple Docker composition tools and full blown cluster orchestration. Declarative configuration and short commands for managing (syncing, building, running) of infrastructures of more than a few services. Able to deploy whole preconfigured server or system of services with a single line (without having to scroll the line).
  • Docket: Custom docker registry that allows for lightning fast deploys through bittorrent by @netvarun
  • Longshoreman: Longshoreman automates application deployment using Docker. Just create a Docker repository (or use a service), configure the cluster using AWS or Digital Ocean (or whatever you like) and deploy applications using a Heroku-like CLI tool. By longshoreman

PaaS

Remote Container Manager / Orchestration

  • autodock (Daemon for Docker Automation) by @prologic
  • blimp Uses Docker Machine to easily move a container from one Docker host to another, show containers running against all of your hosts, replicate a container across multiple hosts and more. By @defermat and @schvin
  • Capitan Composable docker orchestration with added scripting support by @byrnedo.
  • Citadel (Citadel is a toolkit for scheduling containers on a Docker cluster) (unmaintained)
  • CloudSlang (CloudSlang is a workflow engine to create Docker process automation)
  • CoreOS (Linux for Massive Server Deployments) – https://coreos.com/
  • Decking: (Decking aims to simplify the creation, organsation and running of clusters of Docker containers in a way which is familiar to developers)
  • Deploying a Sample Web App with Mesos (Docker plus Mesosphere provides an easy way to automate and scale deployment of containers in a production environment)
  • Flocker (Flocker is a data volume manager and multi-host Docker cluster management tool) by @ClusterHQ
  • Gaudi (Gaudi allows to share multi-component applications, based on Docker, Go, and YAM) ~~ project discontinued.
  • Kontena (Application Containers for Masses) – http://www.kontena.io/
  • Kubernetes (Open source orchestration system for Docker containers by Google) – kubernetes
  • Maestro (Maestro provides the ability to easily launch, orchestrate and manage mulitiple Docker containers as single unit) by @tascanini
  • Marathon (Marathon is a private PaaS built on Mesos. It automatically handles hardware or software failures and ensures that an app is “always on”)
  • Nomad Project Easily deploy applications at any scale. A Distributed, Highly Available, Datacenter-Aware Scheduler.
  • Panamax (Docker Management for Humans) – panamax.io
  • Rancher (Portable AWS-style infrastructure service for Docker) – http://rancher.com/
  • Serf (Service orchestration and management tool) by @hashicorp
  • Shipyard (Composable Docker Management) – http://shipyard-project.com/
  • MCollective Docker Agent Uses MCollective to orchestrate your Docker containers and images – @m4ce

Security

  • docker-bench-security script that checks for dozens of common best-practices around deploying Docker containers in production. By @docker
  • notary a server and a client for running and interacting with trusted collections. By @docker
  • Twistlock Twistlock Security Suite detects vulnerabilities, hardens container images, and enforces security policies across the lifecycle of applications.

Service Discovery

Slides

Videos

Main Account

Useful videos

Interesting Twitter Accounts

People

Related Repositories

awesome-docker

awesome-docker

:whale: A curated list of Docker resources and projects ...

ultimate-seed

ultimate-seed

{MEAN Stack on Steroids} The ultimate full-stack AngularJS + Node.js/Express seed (batteries included!) that makes web developers insanely productive. (Angular, AngularUI, Barbeque, Bootstrap, Bower, Browserify, Docker, Express, Font Awesome, Grunt, Handl ...

docker-zulu

docker-zulu

Installs Azul's Zulu OpenJDK 8 on a minimal Docker image. This results in a very small container (165MB) to run Java tasks and applications. Based on the awesome Alpine Linux image by Gliderlabs. ...

awesome-docker

awesome-docker

A community driven list of useful Docker links ...

docker-awesome-ptbr

docker-awesome-ptbr

Projeto para indexar informações a respeito de Docker. Como tutoriais, twitters e comunidades. ...


Top Contributors

veggiemonk vegasbrianc oligot ReadmeCritic alessandroleite awesome-bot josegonzalez johnaxel pedrro ahmetb ankushagarwal francescou ybogdanov andyshinn grkvlt cglewis craig-mulligan garywiz khash mcastilho md5 senk konstruktoid gesellix umiddelb itwars noteed fundon cihann aebm

Releases

-   v0.8 zip tar