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NetEnrich Survey: Containers Now All the Rage

Jul 22, 2016 0 816

Containers arguably might be the fastest-growing emerging technology in terms of adoption in recent memory. This week NetEnrich, a provider of a platform through which managed IT services are delivered, released the results of a survey of ...

Appreciating the Simplicity of Microservices

Jun 27, 2016 0 1128

At first glance, microservices and containers seem more challenging to manage because of the thousands of isolated modules of code that accumulate over time. In reality, however, the secret to successfully deploying and managing these applications may ...

Puppet Labs Embraces Docker Containers

Jun 20, 2016 0 600

As microservices architectures continue to evolve, no one is absolutely certain what kind of functions eventually will wind up running where. For example, application logic most likely will be deployed as a container. But the degree to ...

Codenvy Report: Container VC Funding Totals $1.7B

Jun 9, 2016 0 734

Who’s adopting containers and DevOps, how much funding is DevOps technology securing and how fast is the container ecosystem growing? These are all questions Codenvy’s recent container “market map” helps to answer. Codenvy released the market map, ...

3Scale Deploys API Gateway as a Docker Image

Jun 7, 2016 0 672

By definition, the API economy is dependent on providing developers with access to a broad range of back-end applications and services that can be invoked easily. But with the rise of microservices, the number of back-end service ...

Containers and Security Q&A: Putting a Lid on Risk

Apr 13, 2016 0 1284

There is an ongoing discussion today about how containers impact security. Most every development team is implementing (or at least talking about implementing) containers because there are so many benefits to containers when it comes to an ...

Are Serverless Applications the Future of Microservices?

Mar 23, 2016 1 2849

Microservices is an umbrella term that covers a range of things—the most notable and obvious of which is containers. Containers, driven primarily by the rise of Docker, are now embraced and supported across a variety of operating ...

How To Choose a Cloud Platform for Containers

Feb 22, 2016 0 1105

Cloud services have been a major battleground for Amazon, Google, and Microsoft for years now. Leveraging cloud platforms has already become commoditized to some extent, though, to the point that there wasn’t much in the way of ...

New approaches to security of microservice architectures

Aug 13, 2015 0 3702

Before Cloud Computing there was a well-defined security perimeter that was protected by a traditional Firewall appliance and services and data were (assumed to be) safe. With the advent of Cloud Computing, SaaS, Mobile, IoT, and Big ...