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How to Install Camunda BPM Platform making use of Docker

This post provides a step-by-step guide with a list of commands on how to install Camunda BPM Platform making use of Docker. Camunda BPM is a light-weight, open-source platform for Business Process Management.

What is Camunda?

“Camunda BPM is an open-source workflow and decision automation platform. Camunda BPM ships with tools for creating workflow and decision models, operating deployed models in production, and allowing users to execute workflow tasks assigned to them.” ~ Wikipedia

What is Docker?

“Containers are isolated from each other and bundle their own tools, libraries and configuration files; they can communicate with each other through well-defined channels. All containers are run by a single operating system kernel and are thus more lightweight than virtual machines. Containers are created from “images” that specify their precise contents. Images are often created by combining and modifying standard images downloaded from repositories.” ~ Docker

Quick Commands

The following are the commands required to install Camunda BPM Platform making use of Docker.

$ docker pull camunda/camunda-bpm-platform:latest
$ docker run -d --name camunda -p 8080:8080 camunda/camunda-bpm-platform:latest


Congratulations! You have successfully installed Camunda BPM Platform making use of Docker. Follow me on any of the different social media platforms and feel free to leave comments.