Installing on Azure (as Container Instance)

Deploying on Azure is simple:

  1. Create a container instance, from the Azure Portal: https://portal.azure.com/#home
    1. Create a Resource – Containers – Create a Container Instance: https://portal.azure.com/#blade/HubsExtension/BrowseResourceBlade/resourceType/Microsoft.ContainerInstance%2FcontainerGroups
    2. Basics – using the “entitystream/custodian:latest” docker image
    3. Container Requirements – key stuff is:
      1. Container Type: Linux
      2. Ports: 80 only need to be opened
  2. Click OK and Azure will create you a container instance within a few minutes
  3. Navigate to http://«ipaddress» using chrome
  4. Activate the server on the browser