June 28, 2017

VMware Leans on Apcera to Manage Containers

Jun 15, 2017 0 462

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 ...

Container Orchestrators You Might Have Missed

May 26, 2017 1 429

Kubernetes, Docker Swarm and Mesos Marathon are well-known container orchestrators. But they’re not the only ones. Here’s a look at container orchestration tools and frameworks you might have overlooked. I like to think of Kubernetes, Swarm and ...

Weaveworks Monitors Multiple Container Platforms

May 4, 2017 0 387

As microservices adoption increases and the technology matures, Weaveworks is betting that most IT organizations will need to support container applications running on two or more container platforms. The latest release of Weave Cloud service makes it ...

What Kubernetes on Azure Means for Users and Docker

Mar 3, 2017 0 887

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but Microsoft is continuing to shower the Docker community with love. The company recently announced official support for Kubernetes on Azure Container Service, a move that gives customers more choice and ...

IBM: Rate of Cloud Adoption Bodes Well for Microservices

Jan 30, 2017 0 666

Just about every IT organization realizes by now that making the transition to the cloud is a journey. It begins with a few small steps involving a few software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications and firing up a few virtual ...

Oracle Hybrid Cloud Revolves Around Microservices Runtime

Jan 19, 2017 0 769

At the core of Oracle’s hybrid cloud computing strategy is an approach to containers that relies on a management plane residing in the network rather than in the hypervisor. At its CloudWorld event this week, Thomas Kurian, ...

AWS Stokes Container Management Debate

Dec 7, 2016 0 953

Amazon Web Services is gearing up to throw its weight around in the debate over container management and orchestration. At the re:Invent 2016 conference, AWS announced plans to create a Blox project incorporating multiple open-source technologies, starting ...

Mendix Embraces Multi-Faceted Approach to Containers

Nov 28, 2016 0 1087

For some time now, a fair amount of momentum has been building around low-code approaches to building applications that both professional developers and gifted users could embrace as so-called “citizen developers.” As a leading proponent of this ...