May 26, 2017

Docker at 4: Milestones in Docker History

Mar 23, 2017 0 456

Docker is now 4 years old—and a lot has happened in that time. Here’s a recap of major milestones in Docker history, starting with Docker’s first public release in March 2013. Technically, Docker is a bit more ...

Bouyant Aims to Drive Container Networking via Linkerd

Mar 21, 2017 0 347

Now that many enterprise IT organizations are starting to employ microservices at scale, a number of them are starting to encounter many of the same networking challenges as web-scale companies such as Twitter. But the same approach ...

IBM Launches Managed Kubernetes Service

Mar 20, 2017 1 695

IBM has become the latest in a string of cloud service providers to make Kubernetes available as a managed service. At the IBM InterConnect 2017 conference today, IBM unfurled IBM Bluemix Container Service, which extends IBM’s support ...

CNCF to Weigh Two Container Projects

Mar 17, 2017 0 503

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) appears to be suffering an embarrassment of container technology riches. Docker Inc., after pledging to give up control of the lower level run-time Docker functions as promised, is proposing the CNCF will ...

What Kubernetes on Azure Means for Users and Docker

Mar 3, 2017 0 775

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but Microsoft is continuing to shower the Docker community with love. The company recently announced official support for Kubernetes on Azure Container Service, a move that gives customers more choice and ...

Red Hat Envisons ESB as Legacy and Container App Bridge

Feb 28, 2017 0 1078

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 0 468

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 0 772

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 0 480

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 ...