You can build Decapod on any commodity node that has Linux or OS X. However, prior to installing Decapod, verify that your software configurations meet the following requirements:

  1. Install git and make.
  2. Install Docker Engine as described in Install Docker Engine. Pay attention to the DNS configuration.
  3. Install Docker Compose version 1.6 or later as described in Install Docker Compose.
  4. Verify that your machine has access to the external network.