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Multi-Server Docker Playground

Docker is an awesome solution to creating a multi-server sandbox environment on your local machine. I’m currently designing a solution for a messaging platform using RabbitMQ by Pivotal (the Spring folks). I needed to prove a concept using two Rabbit brokers. Enter the Docker VM. I was able to quickly prove my concept using two […]

Creating a RabbitMQ Cluster in the Cloud

In preparation for a fast-moving need for some RabbitMQ consulting, I am working with an associate to set up a 3-node cluster of RabbitMQ brokers on Cloud infrastructure at Digital Ocean. We first created 3 machines, rabbitmq-0, rabbitmq-1, and rabbitmq-2 using Terraform and set private_networking to true. RabbitMQ chose Erlang for execution because it was […]