February 28, 2017

Red Hat Envisons ESB as Legacy and Container App Bridge

Feb 28, 2017 0 8

As part of an effort to make it simpler to integrate legacy and modern applications based on containers, Red Hat is now making available a lightweight enterprise service bus (ESB) on top of a Kubernetes container orchestration ...

MirageOS Unikernels Now Support KVM and FreeBSD bhyve

Feb 27, 2017 0 89

Unikernels built using MirageOS can now run on more hypervisors following the release this week of MirageOS 3.0, a platform for building specialized microservices applications for the cloud. MirageOS lets you build a type of unikernel. Unikernels ...

Your Monolithic Apps Can Run on Docker, Too

Feb 24, 2017 0 206

If you think you can’t run your legacy monolithic app using Docker, think again. While microservices apps are best-suited for Docker, there’s no reason you can’t benefit from Docker with a monolithic app, too. It’s a common ...

HPE Commits to Mesosphere

Feb 23, 2017 0 283

When it comes to container technologies, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has been considerably more aggressive than any other major vendor in terms of bundling third-party platforms with its IT infrastructure offering. After striking an alliance with Docker ...

Diamanti Eyes Enterprises with Docker Appliance

Feb 22, 2017 0 182

Diamanti wants to make container deployment a plug-and-play affair with the launch of an infrastructure appliance powered by Docker and Kubernetes. The company has announced the general availability of the appliance, called the D10, which can be ...

Weaveworks Enables Container Networks for IoT

Feb 21, 2017 0 141

Given the lightweight nature of containers and the limited amount of memory and storage available on embedded systems, there should be a natural affinity for building and deploying containerized applications in internet of things (IoT) environments. To ...

SAP Looks to Microservices to Advance Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Feb 17, 2017 0 244

At its recent Capital Markets Day SAP executives told industry analysts that microservices will soon emerge as a core technology that will enable the company to leapfrog competitors in implementing a multi-cloud strategy. Bernd Leukert, a member ...

Should You Migrate to Docker Containers? Not Always

Feb 16, 2017 0 367

Docker containers are one of the most popular things in IT right now. But you probably learned in kindergarten that what is popular is not always right. So before jumping on the container train, you should make ...

MapR Extends Big Data Reach to Docker Containers

Feb 15, 2017 0 437

For the better part of a year now, MapR Technologies has been making a case for deploying a converged data platform based on Hadoop that has been optimized for microservices. Now the company is extending that platform ...