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Container Drawbacks: When Not to Use Docker

Jun 30, 2016 0 4621

Containers from Docker and other vendors are trending pretty spectacularly right now. But they’re not a perfect solution for every type of infrastructure challenge. Like any other technology, they have their drawbacks. Here’s a look at times ...

Red Hat Aims to Reduce Docker Tools Reliance

Jun 20, 2016 0 657

While developers clearly love the flexibility that containers enable, there’s no question containers introduce complexity to IT operations. Not only are there more microservices to track, but also containers such as Docker tend to introduce new management ...

Red Hat Optimizes Ansible Docker Support

Jun 6, 2016 0 1792

With thousands of containers soon to descend on enterprise IT systems everywhere, most IT organizations will have little choice when it comes to relying more on IT automation frameworks. To enable higher levels of IT automation to ...

Containers can cut costs and improve flexibility

Dec 1, 2015 0 1098

Containerization is part of the move to mode 2 computing, says Colin McCabe, director of consulting and training at Red Hat. It is being used not only for new applications being developed, but also for deploying packaged ...

Nine must read container blog posts

Jul 8, 2015 0 2388

Don’t be afraid to admit it. If you are like many folks, even in IT, you may have heard about containers, Docker and the like, but you aren’t 100% up to speed on them. What are its ...