April 29, 2017

HPE Rises to Container Management Challenge

Apr 12, 2017 0 310

As containers rise in popularity, IT vendors are racing to develop management frameworks that will enable IT organizations to manage containers wherever they reside. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced that it will be one of the ...

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 ...

The Container Ecosystem’s Biggest Stories in 2016

Jan 5, 2017 0 596

From Swarm integration to better security solutions, 2016 was a big year for containers. Here’s a recap of the leading container stories from the past year from the Docker world and beyond. The container ecosystem started strong ...

Trends that Will Shape the Container Ecosystem in 2017

Dec 22, 2016 0 881

Baked-in Swarm. Docker on Windows. Red Hat’s OCID fork-that’s-not-a-fork. These were the big container stories of 2016. What does 2017 hold in store for the container ecosystem? Here are some predictions. Perhaps I should point out that ...

Mendix Embraces Multi-Faceted Approach to Containers

Nov 28, 2016 0 903

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 ...

SUSE Launches MicroOS CaaS Offering

Nov 16, 2016 0 1341

SUSE, the enterprise Linux company, is the latest vendor to get into the containers-as-a-service (CaaS) game. The company announced a CaaS platform built around MicroOS, a new variant of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12. SUSE has ...

Choosing the Right CaaS Option

Nov 2, 2016 0 781

Wondering which containers-as-a-service (CaaS) offering is the best fit for you? Here are the two questions you should ask before deciding which CaaS solution to adopt. CaaS refers to platforms that integrate Docker alongside all of the ...

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

Mar 17, 2016 0 1590

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, ...