February 28, 2017

Red Hat Envisons ESB as Legacy and Container App Bridge

Feb 28, 2017 0 8

As part of an effort to make it simpler to integrate legacy and modern applications based on containers, Red Hat is now making available a lightweight enterprise service bus (ESB) on top of a Kubernetes container orchestration ...

Diamanti Eyes Enterprises with Docker Appliance

Feb 22, 2017 0 182

Diamanti wants to make container deployment a plug-and-play affair with the launch of an infrastructure appliance powered by Docker and Kubernetes. The company has announced the general availability of the appliance, called the D10, which can be ...

The State of the Docker Ecosystem: Docker vs. Everyone Else

Feb 14, 2017 0 413

What is the state of the Docker ecosystem? What’s the relationship between Docker Inc. and other container vendors? Here’s a primer. The short answer to the questions above is that the Docker ecosystem breaks down into Docker ...

Platform9 Adds Kubernetes SaaS Solution. How Novel Is It?

Jan 24, 2017 0 289

Do we need more Kubernetes as a service? Platform9 thinks so. This week, the company introduced what it calls the first implementation of Kubernetes as a managed service. Kubernetes, of course, is a popular open-source orchestration engine ...

The 4 Biggest Challenges Facing Docker

Jan 17, 2017 2 959

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 ...

Kubernetes Simplification a Priority

Dec 15, 2016 1 705

As a container orchestration platform, Kubernetes has a well-deserved reputation for being difficult to both deploy and master. But with the release of version 1.5, the container orchestration platform is becoming a lot more accessible. In addition ...

CoreOS Unveils ‘Self-Driving’ Kubernetes

Dec 12, 2016 1 642

At a Tectonic Summit 2016 conference today CoreOS unveiled an implementation of the Kubernetes container orchestration software that it promises to update continuously. CoreOS CEO Alex Polvi says the “self-driving” implementation of Kubernetes, dubbed CoreOS Tectonic, will ...

Mirantis Launches Combined Docker, Kubernetes Cert Program

Dec 9, 2016 0 400

As Kubernetes becomes the most widely supported container orchestration engine, demand for IT professionals with Kubernetes expertise is bound to accelerate shortly. To meet that demand, Mirantis has started a vendor-neutral Kubernetes and Docker certification program that ...

With Photon, VMware Advances Container Agenda

Dec 5, 2016 0 337

VMware is continuing to extend the reach of its effort to host cloud-native applications with the release of 1.1 update to its Photon Platform that enables microservices based on containers such as Docker to run on a ...

Docker Allies with Canonical on Ubuntu Support

Nov 30, 2016 0 465

Docker and Canonical have formed an alliance under which the Docker CS Container Engine will be commercially supported by both vendors. While Docker containers have been widely deployed on Ubuntu for some time, a formal relationship between ...