December 16, 2017

Tackling Security with Container Deployments

Dec 15, 2017 0 101

Companies are leveraging containers on a massive scale to rapidly package and deliver software applications. But it can be difficult for organizations to get a clear understanding of the components and dependencies in their container images. Development ...

Tigera Marries Container Networking to Service Mesh

Dec 14, 2017 0 96

All the technologies required to deploy containers in the enterprise can be a bit overwhelming to consume. With an eye toward making that easier to achieve Tigera has launched Tigera CNX, a commercial offering that combines its ...

Buoyant Adds Open Source Service Mesh for Kubernetes

Dec 13, 2017 0 147

As IT organizations begin to deploy microservices at scale on Kubernetes clusters, many of them are discovering the need for a service mesh to more easily manage them. Buoyant, at the Kubecon + CloudNativeCon 2017 conference, unveiled ...

Oracle Adds to Kubernetes Management Offerings

Dec 12, 2017 0 227

Oracle, at the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2017 conference, announced that it is making two tools for managing Kubernetes clusters available as open source projects. An Fn Installer developed by Oracle makes it easier to provision a serverless ...

AWS Support for Kubernetes: An Inflection Point in the Cloud

Dec 12, 2017 0 218

The recent news from Amazon Web Services that it will finally support Kubernetes is great news for CIOs, but it’s also a watershed moment for the cloud industry as a whole—one that could finally see Amazon’s seemingly ...

Securing Containers on Kubernetes During Runtime

Dec 11, 2017 0 305

The world of containers—particularly Kubernetes—descended on Austin, Texas, last week for the KubeCon and CloudNativeCon North America conference. Experts shared knowledge and vendors of all sizes pitched products and services designed to augment, simplify and secure container ...

CNCF Stabilizes Key Kubernetes APIs

Dec 8, 2017 0 300

The latest version of Kubernetes announced today at the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2017 conference makes generally available some key functionalities that promise to make Kubernetes easier to manage, in addition to making the container orchestration engine now ...

Microsoft Makes Serverless Frameworks More Accessible

Dec 8, 2017 0 241

At the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2017 conference this week, Microsoft updated its Kubernetes connector dubbed Virtual Kubelet, which provides a simpler means to invoke serverless computing frameworks without having to master a functional programming language. In addition, ...

OpenStack Foundation Launches Kata Container Project

Dec 6, 2017 0 237

The OpenStack Foundation announced this week that it is leading an effort to combine two existing open source projects to create a Kata class of containers that can be deployed on a lightweight version of the Kernel-based ...

CoreOS Extends Kubernetes Management Reach

Dec 6, 2017 0 184

CoreOS today announced it is extending the tools it developed to automate the deployment of its Tectonic distribution of Kubernetes to third-party tools and applications. Reza Shaffi, vice president of product for CoreOS, says IT organizations can ...