June 24, 2017

What’s Docker’s Market Share Today? Good Question

Jun 1, 2017 0 422

How many people are using Docker? What is Docker’s current market share? These are difficult questions to answer accurately, but we’re going to try. Docker market share is hard to measure for several reasons. Like most open-source ...

What Does LinuxKit Mean for Native Docker on Windows?

May 2, 2017 0 640

Thanks to LinuxKit, Docker containers now can run anywhere. Does that mean native Windows containers are now stillborn? It’s possible. Docker announced LinuxKit, is a tool set for building a Linux subsystem, at DockerCon 2017 in April. ...

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

Apr 26, 2017 0 730

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 ...

Why the Docker Ecosystem Is Starting to Feel Boring

Apr 25, 2017 0 542

DockerCon 2017 has come and gone. What did it tell us about the current state of Docker, Docker containers and the ecosystem? Keep reading for an overview. First of all, this year’s DockerCon provided an indication of ...

Mirantis Ties Kubernetes, OpenStack in Managed Service

Apr 21, 2017 0 619

At the Dockercon 2017 conference this week Mirantis moved to tie Kubernetes and OpenStack more tightly together via a managed cloud service that enables IT organizations to manage both platforms via a single console. Boris Renksi, chief ...

Dockercon 2017: Docker Sharpens Enterprise Focus

Apr 20, 2017 0 573

For much of the existence of Docker, the primary focus of Docker Inc. has been on developing new applications. At the Dockercon 2017 conference this week, Docker Inc. made it clear it’s now turning its attention to ...

Sysdig Takes Container Monitoring On-Premises

Jul 1, 2016 0 918

One of the more problematic issues that containers raise from an IT management perspective is how to monitor what’s occurring inside the container. As far as traditional IT monitoring tools are concerned every container is essentially a ...

Docker Raises the Bar with Built-In Container Orchestration

Jun 29, 2016 0 988

At DockerCon 16 in Seattle last week, Docker rolled out the new Docker Engine 1.12, which includes native container orchestration built-in. In a blog post, the Docker Core Engineering team discussed why container orchestration is now so ...

DockerCon 2016: ‘Batteries Included’

Jun 27, 2016 2 1116

Docker, the DevOps darling is growing up, and DockerCon 2016 was proof of that. It seems like just yesterday I did a pull of my first image from the hub, LAMP or something, and was off and ...

Dockercon: Docker Previews Innovations

Jun 24, 2016 0 1617

The main focus of the Dockercon 2016 conference this week was clearly on an upgrade to Docker that delivered a bevy of new management capabilities. But Docker Inc. also telegraphed where it plans to take the popular ...