April 29, 2017

CaaS vs PaaS: What’s Right for You?

Apr 4, 2017 0 633

For cloud people like me—I’m the CTO at Cloud Foundry Foundation—containers are a constant conversation topic. The main issue is how to embrace this new application architecture and put containerized workloads into production use in the best ...

Weaveworks Unfurls Managed CI/CD Service for Microservices

Mar 31, 2017 2 373

As more organizations opt to deploy container applications in the cloud, the processes used to build them are following suit. This week at the CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Europe 2017 conference Weaveworks announced the general availability of Weave ...

SAP Looks to Microservices to Advance Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Feb 17, 2017 0 498

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 ...

Anchore Adds Scanning to Container Navigation Service

Feb 13, 2017 0 384

One major advantage to containers is they make it possible for developers to package applications so they’re more productive. One major disadvantage is ensuring those containers comply with security policies. To help solve that issue, Anchore has ...

Container Antipatterns: 5 Mistakes to Avoid when Using Docker

Feb 6, 2017 1 1088

To get the most out of Docker containers, it’s important to avoid mistakes that DevOps teams sometimes make when migrating to Docker. Here are the top five common Docker mistakes to avoid. Those mistakes include: Installing an ...

What Do Containers Have to Do with DevOps, Anyway?

Jan 11, 2017 0 2124

You’ve heard about containers. You’ve heard about DevOps. But do you know what DevOps and containers have to do with each other? If not, this post is for you. Containers and DevOps often are part of the ...

Now’s the Best Time for Container Adoption

Nov 29, 2016 3 1120

Enterprise software companies stand to benefit greatly from container technology, yet adoption has been slow. It’s understood that containers could help to speed the inevitable force of digital transformation, overcoming the challenges of developer productivity and application ...

Containers and Virtual Machines are Friends, Not Competitors

Oct 24, 2016 1 1072

Containers versus virtual machines. That’s the rhetoric that has shaped the conversation so far as organizations evaluate solutions such as Docker and compare them to VMware. But what they should really be doing is understanding how containers ...

Is It Time to Dockerize Your GUI Applications?

Oct 21, 2016 5 6457

Can you run GUI apps on Docker? Should you even try? Those are questions few people are asking so far. But as Docker continues to become a leading app deployment platform, it may be time to start ...

CoreOS Deploys Virtual Machines on Top of Containers

Oct 13, 2016 0 841

One of the issues IT organizations routinely face is the assumption that certain trade-offs must be made when choosing to deploy containers on bare metal servers instead of virtual machines. Most IT organizations today opt to deploy ...