April 29, 2017

Imagining the Post-Docker Next Big Thing

Jan 27, 2017 1 914

Docker containers have transformed from a niche technology to mainstream. That begs the question: What will be the next major innovation in the container and microservices world? From its humble beginnings in 2013, Docker has established a ...

The 4 Biggest Challenges Facing Docker

Jan 17, 2017 2 1303

Docker containers are immensely popular. But like any popular platform, Docker has its limitations and challenges. Here’s a look at four ways in which Docker could improve. There is no doubt that Docker has matured impressively over ...

Measuring Docker Adoption Rates Requires More Precision

Jan 16, 2017 0 543

How many people are adopting Docker for production use? That depends on how you define production. And that’s an important question for people tracing Docker adoption rates, which we could measure much more accurately than we currently ...

The Container Ecosystem’s Biggest Stories in 2016

Jan 5, 2017 0 598

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 ...

How Docker Makes All Linux Distros Look Alike

Jan 3, 2017 0 1275

Is one Linux distribution better than others for running Docker containers? Probably not. In fact, in many ways, Docker is making all distributions look much more similar than different. Traditionally, when you were deploying an application on ...

A Security Guy’s Top 10 Container Ecosystem Milestones

Jan 2, 2017 1 1367

2016 was a big year for the virtual container space, and 2017 looks even more promising. The industry saw tremendous growth and continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Containers, being still relatively new, present challenges in ...

TIBCO Software Deploys Mashery as Container

Dec 23, 2016 1 502

API management originally gained popularity mainly as a cloud service that used to provide some command and control over how data was shared between web applications within the context of a larger “API Economy.” Before too long, ...

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 ...