Category: Docker


NGINX as a reverse proxy in Docker

NGINX as a reverse proxy in Docker

If you are developing a web application then you will more than likely deploy the UI layer files in a simple web server to provide a fast edit/reload/test cycle. If you want to use the real backend services you’ll require a web application container such as Tomcat but you’ll hit the CORS problem. In this post, I will explain what CORS is and how you can configure NGINX as a reverse proxy in Docker to avoid it.

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Managing Oracle schema versions with Docker

Managing Oracle schema versions with Docker

I’ve been using Docker in my current role for over six months now to provide me with an Oracle Database instance on a Mac. Oracle is the database of choice on the other environments; from CI to Production.

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Docker and Cisco AnyConnect VPN

Docker and Cisco AnyConnect VPN

So you’ve heard about this thing called Docker and you want to give it a go on your Mac. You’ve installed Docker Toolkit and you’ve created yourself a docker machine:

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