VMware Admiral is a highly scalable and very lightweight Container Management platform for deploying and managing container based applications. It is designed to have a small footprint and boot extremely quickly. Admiral is intended to provide automated deployment and lifecycle management of containers.
- Rule-based resource management - Setup your deployment preferences to let Admiral manage container placement.
- Live state updates - Provides a live view of your system.
- Efficient multi-container template management - Enables logical multi-container application deployments.
Installation & Configuration
It can be run as a container(pretty simple isn’t it ). Run following command
docker run -d -p 8282:8282 --name admiral vmware/admiral
You can make sure if Admiral container is running using following command
docker ps | grep admiral
:8282 in browser
Click on Add a Host
Before you add host please ensure Remote API is enabled for the host. Please refer my previous blog - http://bit.ly/2kRQqOc
Fill in details and add the host
Address – http://
Placement Zone – Choose default-placementzone
Login Credentials – you will need to create new and choose that
Now you can manage containers or create new if required. Following the Admiral Container which we created
For more information refer official Github link - Click Here