containers pros cons

Containers: Pros, Cons and How to Mitigate Risk

According to the RightScale “2019 State of the Cloud” report, hybrid cloud strategies continue to grow. While this comes as no surprise given its many benefits, hybrid cloud models do come with ...
Kata

Assessing the Future of Kata Containers

When Kata containers debuted in late 2017, it promised to square the circle of containerization by delivering the isolation of virtual machines without the overhead. That was a big deal at the ...
Kubernetes improved

4 Ways Kubernetes Could Be Improved

Kubernetes is good, but it could be improved. Here are some things that could be better. Like almost everyone else these days, I think Kubernetes is the best container orchestration solution. But ...
Quay

Red Hat DevSecOps Strategy Centers on Quay

Red Hat is moving toward putting the open source Quay container registry at the center of its DevSecOps strategy for securing containers. The latest 3.2 version of Quay adds support for Container ...
containers VMs

Containers vs. VMs: A Closer Look

A closer look at the use cases for containers and VMs in software development environments Software development is changing, as organizations are being pushed to increase the rate at which they release ...
Kubernetes distribution

Kubernetes Distribution: What It Is and What It Isn’t

I’m hearing more and more talk these days of Kubernetes distributions. At a high level, I know what folks mean when they use this term. But when you look around the ecosystem, ...
container runtimes

Why Container Runtimes Deserve More Attention

Now that the battle for container orchestration has waned, what will be the next big front in the container ecosystem? My bet is on container runtimes, which are arguably the one part ...
VMware

VMware Sets Kubernetes Strategy for 2020

Now that VMware formally closed its acquisition of sister company Pivotal Software, an ambitious effort to extend its dominance of legacy IT environments into the realm of containers is now officially underway ...
containers VMs

Best of 2019: Multi-Cloud, Hybrid Cloud and Kubernetes

As we close out 2019, we at Container Journal wanted to highlight the five most popular articles of the year. Following is the fifth in our weeklong series of the Best of ...
Best of 2019: 5 Ways to Chaos Test Kubernetes

Best of 2019: 5 Ways to Chaos Test Kubernetes

As we close out 2019, we at Container Journal wanted to highlight the five most popular articles of the year. Following is the fourth in our weeklong series of the Best of ...