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Docker Installation Guide

Introduction

Welcome to the Hummingbot Docker Installation Quickstart Guide

This guide is tailored to introduce you to the process of installing and deploying Hummingbot using the deploy-examples repository, which leverages Docker Compose for deployment. You will learn step-by-step how to set up and run Hummingbot in a Docker environment, enabling you to efficiently manage and scale your trading strategies.

In the above video, Fede goes through the different ways to deploy Hummingbot using the deploy-examples repo, but in this tutorial we will focus on using the simple_hummingbot_compose example which is a good starting point for beginners. Once you are familiar with the basics then you can explore using the other deploy examples and choose one which meets your needs.

What You Will Learn

  1. Install Docker: This guide provides a straightforward approach to installing Docker, offering step-by-step instructions to ensure a successful setup for both beginners and experienced users.

  2. Hummingbot Interface: Uncover the essentials of the Hummingbot interface, including layout and navigation, to efficiently manage your trading bots.

  3. Running a Script: Learn how to effectively launch and orchestrate multiple trading bots, with insights into running scripts for optimal performance.

  4. Connecting API Keys: Master the crucial process of integrating API keys with Hummingbot, setting the stage for seamless live trading across various exchanges. This guide provides essential insights and step-by-step instructions to ensure secure and efficient API key setup for enhanced trading experiences.

Let's Begin!

With all the groundwork in place, it's time to unlock the full capabilities of your trading tools. Let's dive in!

Set up Docker