Setup Jenkins Master on Microsoft Azure for CICD with DTR
This is the second post in the series of ‘Continuous Integration and Delivery with Docker Trusted Registry on Microsoft Azure’. This is a step by step guidance for implementing http://www.docker.com/sites/default/files/UseCase/RA_CI%20with%20Docker_08.25.2015.pdf on Microsoft Azure.
You can read all the posts in this series at https://manesh.me/2015/11/15/continuous-integration-and-delivery-with-docker-trusted-registry-on-microsoft-azure/.
- Microsoft Azure Subscription
- Create virtual machine for Jenkins Master
- Assign DNS name for Jenkins Master virtual machine
Create virtual machine for Jenkins Master
Open browser and navigate to https://portal.azure.com/
From Azure Portal, click New, then Compute, then Marketplace
Type Docker Jenkins in the search box and press Enter, then click on ‘Jenkins‘ from publisher ‘Docker‘ in the search results
Read virtual machine image description and click on Create
Provide basic configuration details for the virtual machine (you can change details as per your environment) and click OK
- Name: mme-j-master
- User name: cicdagent
- Authentication Type: Password
- Password: Azure101!
Resource Group: DTR
- Select existing Resource Group, you created for DTR virtual machine
- Location: South Central US
For size configuration, choose D1 Standard and click Select
Choose the default Settings for ‘Configure optional features‘ and click OK
Review the summary details and click OK
Initial virtual machine will show status as ‘Deploying‘, wait until it turns to ‘Running‘. I have seen it taking more than couple of minutes to deploy and configuring everything before getting into running state.
Assign DNS name for Jenkins Master virtual machine
Follow the similar steps in previous post to create a DNS name label for the virtual machine. In my environment FQDN of the virtual machine is mme-j-master.southcentralus.cloudapp.azure.com
Once virtual machine is in running state and DNS name label is assigned, browse to
You can read the next post in this blog series here, https://manesh.me/2015/11/20/setup-jenkins-slave-on-microsoft-azure-for-cicd-with-dtr/.