Now that we have the Octopus Deploy server installed, we need to set up our environment and targets so we have something to deploy to. In this video Floyd explains how to install a tentacle and configure it to communication with Octopus Deploy.
- [Instructor] Now that we have…our Octopus Deploy server installed,…we need to set up environments and targets to deploy to.…First, we'll click on the environments tab.…Remember environments are like a container…that groups together targets that will work together.…For example, you might have…a QA environment, a production environment,…a development environment, and so on.…For this demo today,…we're going to create a single environment called production…and then we're going to add a target for that environment,…also for our production application.…
To add an environment, click the add environment button.…As I said earlier,…we're going to create our production environment…so I'm going to call this environment prod.…You can give a description, if you need to.…This can be useful,…depending on the number of environments you have…and their different purposes.…The checkbox at the bottom,…for use guided failure mode,…will cause the deployments to pause if there's an error.…We're not going to check that today.…Now that we've configured our environment,…
- What is Octopus Deploy?
- Working with the Octopus server and tentacles
- Using variables to scope configuration items such as roles and targets
- Installing and configuring Octopus Deploy
- Deploying a sample application
- Configuring a build server, adding a project, and creating a release
- Controlling release flow with life cycles and channels