June 28, 2017

Red Hat Envisons ESB as Legacy and Container App Bridge

Feb 28, 2017 0 1165

As part of an effort to make it simpler to integrate legacy and modern applications based on containers, Red Hat is now making available a lightweight enterprise service bus (ESB) on top of a Kubernetes container orchestration ...

HPE Commits to Mesosphere

Feb 23, 2017 0 824

When it comes to container technologies, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has been considerably more aggressive than any other major vendor in terms of bundling third-party platforms with its IT infrastructure offering. After striking an alliance with Docker ...

Red Hat Updates OpenShift Container Platform

Jan 23, 2017 0 761

As part of a concerted effort to become a major driver in the shift toward containers, Red Hat has added support for the latest instance of Kubernetes container orchestration engine and the ability to provision container storage ...

8 Reasons Why Containers Can Be Good for Business

Jan 18, 2017 0 897

If you’re a developer or admin, you understand how containers can help make your work easier from a technical standpoint. But how can you convince your boss that containers are useful from a business standpoint? Here are ...

Trends that Will Shape the Container Ecosystem in 2017

Dec 22, 2016 0 1077

Baked-in Swarm. Docker on Windows. Red Hat’s OCID fork-that’s-not-a-fork. These were the big container stories of 2016. What does 2017 hold in store for the container ecosystem? Here are some predictions. Perhaps I should point out that ...

Microsoft Advances Container Agenda

Nov 30, 2016 0 705

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 ...

Testing LXD, Canonical’s Container Hypervisor for Linux

Nov 17, 2016 4 1779

Canonical is betting that LXD, which it calls the “pure-container hypervisor,” can beat VMware, KVM and other traditional hypervisors. To see for myself, I recently gave it a whirl. Here’s what I found. By “pure-container hypervisor,” Canonical ...

How Open is the Container Ecosystem?

Nov 10, 2016 1 724

Docker is an open-source platform. But how open is the container ecosystem as a whole? That’s a question worth considering as organizations make plans to migrate to containers. To be sure, most of the core technologies on ...