Chapter 10. Network simulation: Realistic environment testing without the pain

This chapter covers
  • Coming to grips with Docker Compose
  • Testing your applications on troublesome networks
  • Taking a first look at Docker network drivers
  • Creating a substrate network for seamless communications across Docker hosts

As part of your DevOps workflow, you’ll likely need to use the network in some way. Whether you’re trying to find out where the local memcache container is, connecting to the outside world, or plumbing together Docker containers running on different hosts, you’re likely to want to reach out to the wider network sooner or later.

After reading this chapter you’ll know how to manage containers as a unit using Docker ...

Get Docker in Practice, Second Edition now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.