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Using docker-compose.yml with Portainer

By Alan Bennett in Linux mP

May 8, 2018

Portainer has been a great asset and we have started to rely on it for single-container image management. Unfortunately, Portainer has been designed for 2 key use-cases. single containers and “stacks” that are meant to be deployed onto Kubernetes or Swarm orchestrators. For many of our demos we want to manage a suite of containers and orchestrate their startup so we can manage large container suites like the 9+ container-based micro-services that comprise the Edge-X project.

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Portainer Container Management on Linux microPlatform

By Alan Bennett in mP containers

May 7, 2018

At, we are constantly looking across the ecosystem for the best projects to complement the microPlatforms. One such project is Portainer. “Portainer is an open-source lightweight management UI which allows you to easily manage your Docker hosts or swarm clusters.”

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