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  • 1.  APIM Docker Demo

    Posted May 13, 2019 10:46 AM

    Hello, I am new to APIM and Docker, I installed Docker Toobox and can create new containers from the standard GitHub repository. Now, I want to push the APIM containers to the Toolbox. Saw the APIM demo a couple of weeks ago and downloaded from However, I do not know how to get the containers installed using this download. Is there a quick reference sheet around? Thanks. 

  • 2.  Re: APIM Docker Demo
    Best Answer

    Broadcom Employee
    Posted May 13, 2019 11:29 AM



    As an introduction to the API Gateway and Docker, I would suggest starting with a single gateway deployment using the online sample docker-compose file found here


    To pull the api gateway docker container into your Docker toolbox environment, the command "docker pull caapim/gateway" will download the newest image.  Instructions to connect to the newly running gateway using policy manager can be referenced here


    The microservice demo you are referencing is a specific system build and utilizes a number of additional, non-gateway components I would try to avoid when first exploring.  The specific Mobile API Gateway container utilized in the github system example is a customized demo build, including some additional features, found here: caapimcollab/mobile-app-services:4.0.00-CR01

  • 3.  Re: APIM Docker Demo

    Posted May 13, 2019 11:57 AM

    Thanks! This got me started! This one is answered.