Using fabric8 docker-maven-plugin to automate docker builds

In building the required libraries for a docker container, using a maven project, the libraries have to be copied to a separate location and we have to manually run a docker build. This process is cumbersome since you have to repeat the same process over even if there is a slight modification. fabric8 docker-maven-plugin is…

Setting up Kubernetes 1.7 on a CentOS 7.1 cluster

It was quite a daunting task at the beginning to start with Kubernetes 1.7 alpha release because I knew that I was bound to face with difficulties. I built Kubernetes from source on my Ubuntu 16.04 machine. I downloaded the source from kubernetes (https://github.com/kubernetes/kubernetes/tree/v1.7.0-alpha.3) and CentOS 7.1 (minimal version). I set up three virtual machines…