June 28, 2017

SUSE Makes Case for Containers as a Service

Jun 27, 2017 0 97

Making good on a previous commitment to build a container-as-a-service (CaaS) environment, SUSE, a unit of Micro Focus, has combined its SUSE MicroOS operating system, the Kubernetes container orchestration platform and open-source SALT automation tools into a ...

Veritas Brings Hyperconvergence to Containers

Jun 26, 2017 0 114

Recognizing there’s increased demand for connecting containers running on bare-metal servers, Veritas Technologies now offers a version of software it developed to turn a server into a hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) that is capable of running Docker containers ...

Red Hat Extends Kubernetes Support in Fedora Atomic Host

Jun 20, 2017 0 216

The Fedora project is an instance of Linux Red Hat employs to give IT organizations early access to new technologies the company might employ in future distributions of Linux. In the latest beta release of Fedora, Red ...

Microsoft Draft Helps Developers Adopt Kubernetes

Jun 16, 2017 0 330

Microsoft’s Deis has released Draft to makes it easy for developers to build applications that run on Kubernetes. Draft does this by providing tools and simplifying steps required to build for Kubernetes. If your enterprise has looked ...

HPE, Mesosphere Tighten Integration

Jun 14, 2017 0 286

Mesosphere and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have tightened their relationship by integrating their respective management platforms. At the recent Discover 2017 conference hosted by HPE, the two companies announced that they have integrated Mesosphere’s Data Center Operating ...

IBM Intros Cloud Cost Analysis Tool to Drive Container Use

Jun 13, 2017 0 211

IBM has unfurled a Cloud Brokerage Services Cost and Asset Management software-as-a-service (SaaS) application in response to the rising popularity of container adoption within on-premises IT environments. While many IT organizations once automatically defaulted to public clouds ...

The Challenge of Container Networking

Jun 12, 2017 1 434

Understanding container networking is crucial for building an effective containerized environment. Containers change the networking game in several key ways that require you to forget everything you know about traditional networks—and even SDN—when setting up Docker. To ...

Docker Containers Are Hard, Just Like All Great Technologies

Jun 9, 2017 0 499

As technology becomes better, it tends to become more complex and harder to manage. That’s certainly true in the case of Docker containers, which are probably the most complex software framework yet invented. Here’s why. If you ...

Will Serverless Computing Kill Docker Containers? In a Word, No

Jun 7, 2017 3 1149

Will serverless computing eventually replace Docker? That’s the conclusion the internet seems to be drawing. But it’s the wrong way to think about the relationship between Docker containers and serverless computing. Serverless computing refers to platforms that ...