June 24, 2017

Redis Labs Simplifies Data Microservices Platform Deployment

Jun 23, 2017 0 98

For some time now Redis Labs has been making a case for a data services framework that could be deployed anywhere. Whether in support of microservices based on a Docker container or in a platform-as-service (PaaS) environment, ...

Inside the Microservices War for Java Apps

Jun 22, 2017 0 137

Most of the monolithic applications that enterprise IT organizations are looking to deconstruct into more manageable microservices are written in Java. As that process gets underway in earnest, however, the two leading stalwarts of the Java world, ...

Red Hat Extends Kubernetes Support in Fedora Atomic Host

Jun 20, 2017 0 155

The Fedora project is an instance of Linux Red Hat employs to give IT organizations early access to new technologies the company might employ in future distributions of Linux. In the latest beta release of Fedora, Red ...

VMware Leans on Apcera to Manage Containers

Jun 15, 2017 0 418

IT organizations in large numbers have been deploying containers on top of VMware because that’s the dominant platform deployed inside most enterprise IT organizations. But many of those organizations also want to be able to deploy those ...

HPE, Mesosphere Tighten Integration

Jun 14, 2017 0 252

Mesosphere and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have tightened their relationship by integrating their respective management platforms. At the recent Discover 2017 conference hosted by HPE, the two companies announced that they have integrated Mesosphere’s Data Center Operating ...

IBM Intros Cloud Cost Analysis Tool to Drive Container Use

Jun 13, 2017 0 193

IBM has unfurled a Cloud Brokerage Services Cost and Asset Management software-as-a-service (SaaS) application in response to the rising popularity of container adoption within on-premises IT environments. While many IT organizations once automatically defaulted to public clouds ...

Qualys Extends Monitoring Reach to Docker Containers

Jun 12, 2017 0 235

At a Gartner Security and Risk Management conference today, Qualys announced it has extended its continuous monitoring service to support Docker containers. Qualys developed a container sensor that can be distributed as a Docker image to make ...

The Challenge of Container Networking

Jun 12, 2017 1 416

Understanding container networking is crucial for building an effective containerized environment. Containers change the networking game in several key ways that require you to forget everything you know about traditional networks—and even SDN—when setting up Docker. To ...

Docker Containers Are Hard, Just Like All Great Technologies

Jun 9, 2017 0 466

As technology becomes better, it tends to become more complex and harder to manage. That’s certainly true in the case of Docker containers, which are probably the most complex software framework yet invented. Here’s why. If you ...