How to Create a new service

Services are collections of containers. In this example, ee're going to deploy an NGINX Web Server.

Note: This article only covers Docker Swarm environments at present.

Creating a new service

Click Services from the side menu and then Add Service.


Complete the fields:

  • Name: Choose a name for the service

  • Registry & Image: Select where these are located

  • Replicated or Global: Replicated in the same host or deployed Globally with one container in each host

  • Ports: define the ports to expose for that service


Further settings are available on this screen, once these have been set appropriately, click Create The Service.


If successful, your service will be listed in the table of services.



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