Build a simple API-driven e-commerce application

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn how to build a simple restful API with python.​

Create YAML and docker files.​

Connect containers together by means of a minimal website to create a fully interconnected microservice system using docker-compose.

Clock1 hour
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to build a simple restful API with python, create YAML and docker files, and how to connect containers together by means of a minimal website to create a fully interconnected microservice system using docker-compose.

Skills you will develop

Restful-APIDockerHypertext Preprocessor (PHP)docker-composeMicroservice-architecture

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. You will be able to install docker-compose.

  2. You will be able to build a simple restful API with python.​

  3. Y​ou will be able to create a DockerFile and requirements file

  4. You will be able to create a docker-compose YML file.​

  5. You will be able to create a simple website to fetch data from the API.

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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