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Remove Docker persistent storage volumes from VMware datastore

After you have finished using your Docker persistent storage volumes you can remove them from the environment so you can clean them up and don’t consume more storage that what is really needed. Here is what you have to do do clean those up. List your volumes docker volume ls You will see your docker […]

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DevOps Docker VMware

Deploying containers with persistent storage in VMware environments

In my last blog post I described how to install the VMware Plugin for Docker. ┬áNow we will deploy an environment and show how we can use a persistent storage volume across containers. Build a new volume for a container docker volume create –driver-vmdk –name BusyBox1 -o size=2gb You can check the volume with docker […]

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DevOps Docker VMware

Leveraging the VMware Docker Plugin in your environment

You may have heard that VMware released a docker plugin. This plugin allows the developers use persistent storage and store it in the VMware datastore while allowing IT Administrators the capability to manage their environment their way. In this post I will go thru the steps to add the all the components to the ESXi […]