Blog: March 2016 Archives

Kubernetes + Rails (NGINX & Unicorn) on GCE

06 03/06/16

For our web products we have deployed using Chef and OpsWorks in production for a while now. Locally we have been using Vagrant for development. It has worked well for the most part, but we’ve had a few issues with Dev, Staging and Production environments being just enough different to cause issues. We have tried very hard to make sure our Chef scripts setup dev and staging right, but it isn’t perfect. Lately, we have been experimenting with Docker for development instead. We made the switch from Vagrant to Docker knowing we would transition to Docker for our Staging and Production environments soon. This should help...