Nomad

Nomad by HashiCorp is an orchestration swiss army knife that makes container management extremely flexible and easy.

Nomad

  • Nomad is an easy, flexible and powerful orchestration software that can operate and scale various applications, micro-services and complex architectures.
  • It should be noted that the qourum for HA is 3 seperated instances of each: Vault , Consul and Nomad, thus requring a total of 9 instances.

Install


Terms

  • Allocations / alloc - A collection of tasks that run on a node.
    • Alias of Pod in k8s.

Cheatsheet

  • nomad alloc logs {$allocation}
    • {$allocation} - unique id that is the default reference to a group of tasks within a specific node.
  • nomad status {$identifier}
    • {$identifier} - The id is an 8 digit alphanumberic reference.

Note