IBM cloud

Microservices, Containers and Kubernetes: Which Applications Benefit?

Application design always presents developers with a series of trade-offs. No approach is perfect for every deployment. While the market is abuzz about microservices, containers and Kubernetes—for many good reasons—instances arise when ...
Microservices

Survey Shows Microservices Prefer Key-Value, NoSQL Databases

A survey conducted by IDC suggests the rise of microservices is driving a significant expansion in the number of databases that IT teams will need to manage in the cloud-native era. The survey, conducted ...
service mesh

Best of 2020: When To Use – and Not To Use – Microservices

As we close out 2020, we at Container Journal wanted to highlight the five most popular articles of the year. Following is the first in our series of the Best of 2020 ...
the serverless

The Serverless Future of Supercharged Applications

Thinking about deploying serverless computing? Here’s what you need to know Today’s business environment is dominated by digital transformation. Digital-first and legacy companies alike are racing to upgrade their IT infrastructure while ...
Tanzu

How to Maximize Efficiency for Today’s Containerized Applications

Containerization is an increasingly popular way to architect modern applications for its portability across locations and platforms, and microservices-based development is a natural complement. Containerized microservices maximize development efficiencies and lend themselves ...
Microservices: A Welcome Disruption

Microservices: A Welcome Disruption

Much is discussed about Kubernetes and containers, but the real benefit of this platform comes in the form of microservices—small, independently deployed functions that will define digital transformation. Microservices give us the ...
Peritus microservices

Vamp Applies AIOps to Microservices on Kubernetes Clusters

Vamp, a provider of a platform based on machine learning algorithms for automating software release management, this week announced it has added a tool that surfaces recommendations to optimize Kubernetes environments based ...
distributed tracing

Enabling Distributed Tracing for Microservices With Jaeger in Kubernetes

Distributed tracing is essential for root cause analysis to understand the issues, correlation and context of the requests communicating between microservices Microservices are being adopted more in recent years across various domains, ...
Tanzu

Survey: Containers Driving Microservices Transition

A global survey of 1,502 software engineers, systems and technical architects, engineers and decision-makers conducted by O’Reilly, a publisher of IT training materials, finds nearly three-quarters of survey respondents (72%) have adopted ...
Red Kubes

Real-World Lessons from DevOps: Dockerizing Applications

One of the benefits of working for an application management vendor is the ability to see the various and myriad ways development and operations teams architect, build and deploy applications. After all, ...