April 29, 2017

SUSE Preps CaaS Platform Atop Kubernetes

Apr 12, 2017 0 450

Now that IT organizations are getting more comfortable with containers, IT vendors are starting to position themselves to provide the frameworks through which all those containers will be managed. SUSE has become the latest to join 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 ...

How Kubernetes is Eating the Container World

Mar 27, 2017 1 762

Is Kubernetes eating the container world? Not quite, but it’s close—and its success comes at the expense of Docker Swarm. The recent news that IBM has added a managed Kubernetes service to the Bluemix cloud is only ...

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 ...

Red Hat Sets OpenShift Tops for Containers

Jul 1, 2016 0 864

Given the fact that many new application development projects in the enterprise make use of containers, providers of the platform those applications are built and deployed on are anxious to show their container mettle. At the Red ...