May 24, 2017

Chef Extends Automation Reach to Containers

May 24, 2017 0 31

IT operations teams are about to be confronted with an unprecedented number of microservices based on containers moving into production environments. As such, more reliance on IT automation frameworks is all but inevitable. At the ChefConf2017 conference ...

How Microservices Are Transforming Big Data Analytics

May 22, 2017 0 159

One of the primary reasons analytics and business intelligence (BI) software use is so limited is that the applications are too limiting to justify the investment. After the application is acquired and installed, an internal IT organization ...

Dell EMC Extends Container Alliance with Mesosphere

May 12, 2017 0 310

At the Dell EMC 2017 conference this week, Dell EMC expanded its relationship with Mesosphere as part of an effort to couple the transition to memory-intensive microservices that are driving IT organizations to upgrade their IT infrastructure. ...

Dell Boomi Relies on Containers to Extend Integration Reach

May 11, 2017 0 293

Microservices based on containers are fundamentally changing the way IT organizations approach both application integration and application programming interface (API) management. At the Dell EMC World 2017 conference this week, Dell Boomi announced it is partnering with ...

Microsoft: Microservices Driving New Era of Computing

May 11, 2017 0 499

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at the Microsoft Build 2017 conference this week told developers that a new era of computing enabled by the rise of microservices and artificial intelligence (AI) applications is now upon us. The previous ...

Coming to Terms with Container Security

May 8, 2017 0 342

When it comes to emerging technologies of almost any kind, there’s a natural amount of fear and loathing involving IT security. In almost every case, security is cited as the No. 1 barrier to adoption. Regardless of ...

RancherOS Lightweight OS Comes of Age

May 5, 2017 0 392

As containers become more prevalent across the enterprise, it’s become apparent that server operating systems will never be the same again. Because containers package so many of the libraries and subsystems that once were part of the ...

Weaveworks Monitors Multiple Container Platforms

May 4, 2017 0 308

As microservices adoption increases and the technology matures, Weaveworks is betting that most IT organizations will need to support container applications running on two or more container platforms. The latest release of Weave Cloud service makes it ...

Red Hat: Containers Are New Atomic Unit

May 2, 2017 0 350

At a Red Hat Summit 2017 conference today Red Hat today launched a slew of initiatives that collectively serve to confirm that containers are the new atomic unit of application development and deployment. New offerings include making ...

Microservices’ Role in Transforming IT Security

May 1, 2017 0 382

Thanks to the rise of microservices, IT security may never be the same. IT organizations increasingly need to leverage massive amounts of compute horsepower to thwart attacks that are increasing in size and sophistication. To address that ...