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With Photon, VMware Advances Container Agenda

Dec 5, 2016 0 548

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 0 685

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 ...

Microsoft Advances Container Agenda

Nov 30, 2016 0 697

Microsoft has delivered a series of updates on its microservices strategy spanning everything from a managed Azure Container Service (ACS) to Azure Functions that drive a serverless instance of the Microsoft cloud platform. The company announced a ...

The Benefits of Kubernetes, According to Red Hat

Nov 23, 2016 1 3001

Is Kubernetes the best orchestration tool? Red Hat thinks so. Here’s what Brian Gracely, Red Hat’s director of Product Strategy, had to say in a recent interview about its features and performance. As you probably know if ...

CoreOS Deploys Operators for Kubernetes

Nov 11, 2016 0 678

While the Kubernetes container orchestration framework has generated a lot of enthusiasm, mastering it can be a significant challenge for IT organizations. To make Kubernetes more accessible, CoreOS has created Operators, a set of open-source applications that ...

CoreOS Taps Redspread Founders for Kubernetes

Oct 27, 2016 1 652

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 0 836

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 0 802

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 0 962

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 1142

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 ...