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CoreOS Deploys Virtual Machines on Top of Containers

Oct 13, 2016 0 842

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 1040

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 1059

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 3 924

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 1281

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 0 919

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 ...

Mirantis to Deploy Fuel for OpenStack on Kubernetes

Jul 26, 2016 1 1718

As part of a previously announced alliance with Intel and Google that will result in the OpenStack cloud computing framework being deployed on top of Kubernetes, Mirantis today revealed that the open-source Fuel tool for deploying and ...

CoreOS Diverges from Docker Model with etcd3 Launch

Jul 14, 2016 1 1722

CoreOS is pushing forward with its Kubernetes-centric container orchestration stack with the launch of etcd3, the next-generation version of its distributed key-value store. The company announced the stable release of etcd3 June 30, calling the updated version ...