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‘Containers-as-a-Service’ Is a Hot Trend

Mar 17, 2016 0 1501

How do you know when a new concept or technology has truly achieved mainstream critical mass? When it gets converted to the ubiquitous “as-a-Service” alternative. Containers are still sort of the new kid on the IT block, ...

CoreOS Adopts Security-Centric Approach to Containers

Mar 16, 2016 0 906

What’s the big difference between CoreOS and Docker? The belief that the greatest dividends to be reaped from containers is security. That, at least, was the message from CoreOS CEO Alex Polvi in a recent talk about ...

Container Orchestration Wars Start to Heat Up

Mar 15, 2016 0 13316

When Docker  is clearly the dominant instance of containers the debate over how containers should be managed is now just only beginning. At present, there are arguably four leading orchestration platform most commonly employed for managing containers. ...

Docker Datacenter: What It Means for the Container Ecosystem

Mar 11, 2016 0 902

Docker launched its first major enterprise product, Docker Datacenter, a few days ago. Here’s how the Containers-as-a-Service (CaaS) platform will impact other container companies and software, and what it means for innovation within the container ecosystem as ...

Container Security Challenges: Are Container Scanners Enough?

Mar 3, 2016 0 1078

How secure are containers? Not very, according to open source company Red Hat, which has published a blog post blasting the container ecosystem for lacking good security processes. Here’s a synopsis of what Red Hat has to ...

Container Security And The CDO

Mar 2, 2016 0 921

The Chief Data Officer (CDO) has leapt into enterprise leadership as a permanent figure, guiding data management to ensure returns on the costs of precious data’s mere existence, including the price of its creation, warehousing, and protection. ...

How To Choose a Cloud Platform for Containers

Feb 22, 2016 0 1105

Cloud services have been a major battleground for Amazon, Google, and Microsoft for years now. Leveraging cloud platforms has already become commoditized to some extent, though, to the point that there wasn’t much in the way of ...