In my journey from Raspberry Pis to a dedicated Proxmox server, I embraced virtualization. Self-hosting offers endless learning, even when things break—a cycle of challenges and rewards.
Nick Wilkinson 1 min read
Explore Docker Swarm as a practical tool for testing application scalability before diving into Kubernetes complexities.
When self-hosting services, WireGuard VPN provides a secure solution to access them remotely. This blog explores setting up WireGuard using Docker and Portainer, along with a compose file and user interface. Simplify remote access while ensuring robust security with WireGuard.
Discover how to securely backup Docker volumes using Nextcloud as an example. Safeguard your data by following this step-by-step guide for creating backups and restoring them when needed. Protect your Nextcloud instance and ensure data integrity.
Nick Wilkinson 2 min read
I recently decided to back up and restore a containers on my Zimaboard running Ubuntu Server. What started as a way to correct a mistake in my partitioning turned into a great learning opportunity for me.