How to Set Up a Consul Service

  1. On the Containers page, click on the Add a Service button on the side bar. add-a-service

  2. Find Consul in the list and click select next to it.

  3. Give your service a name. This will help build the URL you will use to connect this service.

    For example, if your service is called consul-datastore, your URL will be consul-name

  4. Click Add Service.

  5. Consul is now ready to configure. Just click on the Configure Service button to reveal additional configuration settings. consul-configure

  6. You should be able to instantly connect another services to this container, just use the URL: consul://