March 29, 2017

Docker Containers are Great, But They Add Complexity

Dec 1, 2016 0 897

Docker increases app flexibility, but it also adds complexity in many ways. To migrate successfully to containers, you need to have a plan for handling that additional complexity. Docker adds flexibility because it makes it easier to ...

CNCF Stabilizes Prometheus Monitoring API

Aug 16, 2016 0 802

Just about everybody in IT would agree that some degree of monitoring for containers will be required as more of them find their way into production environments. There’s much less agreement about how to go about doing ...

ThousandEyes Integrates Docker Containers and Network Monitoring

Apr 13, 2016 0 1338

Network monitoring company ThousandEyes has become the latest vendor to integrate Docker containers into a commercial product. This week, the company announced that one of its monitoring tools, Enterprise Agents, can now run inside Docker containers for ...

Challenges to Docker Monitoring Relieved, Ruxit Claims

Nov 12, 2015 0 1895

A joint survey from O’Reilly and Ruxit says that container monitoring (including Docker monitoring) is an important issue and a challenge for Docker users, according to Ruxit. Sponsored surveys seem to provide only results the vendor finds ...