microservices cloud native

Microservices and Cloud-Native: 2 Paths to Get There

Microservices and cloud-native development promise agility, resilience, organizational alignment and improved development-to-delivery cycles. So, it is no surprise that everyone is trying to hop on board as quickly as possible. This rush ...
when to use microservices

When To Use – and Not To Use – Microservices

Think microservices are a good fit? Here are some tips to help you decide whether and when to use microservices There is no dearth of digital transformations today. Every day is an ...
Portshift Kubernetes

Portshift Simplifies Kubernetes Security Management

Portshift this week added a tool that makes it simpler to manage pod security policies (PSPs) that are embedded within distributions of Kubernetes. Zohar Kaufman, vice president of research and development for ...
Cisco Kubernetes

Cisco Unveils Kubernetes Platform

Cisco Systems today launched a Cisco Hyperflex Application Platform that marks the first time the company has made available a hyperconverged platform available that comes pre-installed with a distribution of Kubernetes. Eugene ...
Kubernetes Datadog

Astro Project Ties Kubernetes to Datadog

Fairwinds, a provider of managed IT services for Kubernetes environments, has launched an open source project dubbed Astro that provides an easier application programming interface (API) for monitoring Kubernetes clusters using monitoring ...
TriggerMesh serverless computing

TriggerMesh Aims to Orchestrate Serverless Computing on Kubernetes

TriggerMesh has raised $3 million in additional funding to advance the integration of Kubernetes clusters with serverless computing frameworks. In addition, the company announced it has made available open source integrations between ...
Anchore security

Anchore Raises $20M to Expand Kubernetes Security Reach

Anchore this week announced it has received an additional $20 million in funding as the battle for container security supremacy intensifies in 2020. Startups such as Anchore are finding themselves competing with ...
Octarine

Octarine Adds 2 Open Source Projects to Secure Kubernetes

Octarine announced today it has launched two open source projects intended to enhance Kubernetes security. The first project is kube-scan, a workload and assessment tool that scans Kubernetes configurations and settings to ...
Nestybox

How Nestybox Aims to Disrupt Container Runtimes with Sysbox

The battle to build a better container runtime is on. A startup called Nestybox wants to win it with a runc-based runtime that enables containers essentially to behave just like virtual machines—including ...
CNCF Kubernetes

CNCF Annual Report Shows Kubernetes Growth

An annual report published today by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) suggests the pool of IT professionals who have Kubernetes expertise is expanding. The number of IT professionals participating in a ...