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CoreOS Taps Redspread Founders for Kubernetes

Oct 27, 2016 1 498

As an open-source container orchestration engine, Kubernetes enjoys broad industry support. The challenge is, it is a technology designed primarily for engineers by Google engineers. But since Google decided to make Kubernetes available as open-source code, a ...

Puppet Automates Managing Docker Container Images at Scale

Oct 21, 2016 0 678

Building a Docker container image is not especially difficult. But building and deploying hundreds or even thousands of Docker container images as new applications get developed or continuously upgraded is whole other matter. At the PuppetConf 2016 ...

VMworld: VMware Deepens Container Commitment

Oct 18, 2016 0 643

At the VMworld 2016 Europe conference today VMware launched a series of initiatives intended to bridge the gaps that currently exist between many developers and IT operations teams. For those organizations that have decided to embrace lightweight ...

CoreOS Deploys Virtual Machines on Top of Containers

Oct 13, 2016 0 751

One of the issues IT organizations routinely face is the assumption that certain trade-offs must be made when choosing to deploy containers on bare metal servers instead of virtual machines. Most IT organizations today opt to deploy ...

Red Hat Advances Container Strategy

Oct 5, 2016 0 977

Aiming to bolster its case for deploying containers on a platform that is already widely used to support multiple type of application workloads in the enterprise, Red Hat has released an update to the Red Hat OpenShift ...

Google Pledges to Integrate Apigee with Kubernetes

Sep 20, 2016 0 964

In a move that telegraphs its cloud ambitions with application integration, Google acquired Apigee for $625 million not only to gain access to an API management platform as a service, but also to integrate Apigee with the ...

Mirantis Acquires TCP Cloud to Advance Kubernetes Ambitions

Sep 15, 2016 3 858

Moving to accelerate the rate at which the OpenStack cloud platform can be hosted on the Kubernetes container orchestration platform, Mirantis today announced it has acquired TCP Cloud. Based in Prague, TCP Cloud provides managed services around ...

VMware Ties Kubernetes to Integrated OpenStack

Aug 26, 2016 1 1211

As part of a broader effort to make sure that VMware virtual machines are employed within an OpenStack environment, VMware this week at an OpenStack East conference demonstrated how an open source Kargo tool can be used ...

Mesosphere Presses Container 2.0 Case

Aug 18, 2016 0 842

In the grand scheme of IT things there are two major emerging technology trends creating a virtuous cycle of innovation. The first has been the rise of big data platforms that make it possible to store and ...