IONOS Cloud Docker Machine Driver is compatible with Rancher.
To install Rancher and Log in to Rancher UI, follow the first 3 steps in this Quick Manual Setup.
You will create a Docker Container with the following command:
sudo docker run -d --restart=unless-stopped -p 80:80 -p 443:443 --privileged rancher/rancher
To follow the output logs for the running container, use:
docker logs -f container-id
Your IONOS Cloud account credentials: username and password
A link to download the latest release of docker-machine-driver for your platform. Check the Release Page for the latest releases available. Find the corresponding one for your operating system and architecture.
All you need to do is to copy the link location, which should look something like this:
A web server accessible by your browser
After logging into Rancher UI, follow the next steps in order to install a cluster with IONOS Cloud as cloud provider, using IONOS Cloud Docker Machine Driver:
Install Node Driver
Go to Tools ➜ Drivers ➜ Node Drivers
Add New Driver button
Enter the URL for the docker-machine-driver in the
Download URL and click
Wait fot the machine driver to be downloaded and become
Create Node Template
Go to Node Templates, from the drop down menu for
Add Node Template button
At this point,
Ionoscloud should be on the list of
Available Hosts. Select
IONOSCLOUD OPTIONS as you prefer and add also your password and username for IONOS Cloud account
Give a name to the new Node Template and press
Create New Rancher Cluster
Go to Clusters
Add Cluster button
Create a new Kubernetes cluster section, select
Choose the name of the new cluster, the name prefix of the node and make sure you have the Node Template you just created, in the
Customize your cluster: Single Node (by selecting all etcd, Control Plane and Worker) or Multiple Nodes
Wait for cluster to become
Active (it will take some minutes).
Please submit any bugs, issues or feature requests to ionos-cloud/docker-machine-driver.