May 24, 2017

Microsoft: Microservices Driving New Era of Computing

May 11, 2017 0 499

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at the Microsoft Build 2017 conference this week told developers that a new era of computing enabled by the rise of microservices and artificial intelligence (AI) applications is now upon us. The previous ...

Coming to Terms with Container Security

May 8, 2017 0 342

When it comes to emerging technologies of almost any kind, there’s a natural amount of fear and loathing involving IT security. In almost every case, security is cited as the No. 1 barrier to adoption. Regardless of ...

What’s Old Is New Again (and Better): Understanding LinuxKit

Apr 26, 2017 0 588

LinuxKit, Docker’s latest open-source project, promises to enable you to run Docker containers wherever you want—on Linux, on Windows, on AWS or, if you feel like it, on your IoT-connected TV. But behind this huge innovation are ...

Cloud Foundry Brings IT to Where the Developers Are

Apr 13, 2017 0 424

Popular wisdom holds that a shortage of developers hamstrings rollouts of new applications. But, as it turns out, organizations that have invested in platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environments and containers suffer much less in this regard than those that ...

CaaS vs PaaS: What’s Right for You?

Apr 4, 2017 0 972

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 2 497

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 ...

What Do Containers Have to Do with DevSecOps? A Lot

Mar 6, 2017 0 841

You already know how containers can help you do better DevOps. But have you thought about containers and DevSecOps? Here’s an overview of how containers promote DevSecOps. DevSecOps is the extension of the DevOps mentality into the ...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Container Registries

Feb 8, 2017 0 631

Container image registries are a key part of the container stack if you want to run large-scale workloads. But when it comes to setting up and managing an image registry, there are things you should and shouldn’t ...

Minio Launches Docker-Based Distributed Object Storage Server

Jan 31, 2017 0 788

For some time now, Minio has been making available an open-source distributed object server in a beta format that sits on top of Docker containers. Starting today, that distributed object server is now generally available, complete with ...

Red Hat Updates OpenShift Container Platform

Jan 23, 2017 0 714

As part of a concerted effort to become a major driver in the shift toward containers, Red Hat has added support for the latest instance of Kubernetes container orchestration engine and the ability to provision container storage ...