Embrace Docker containers without compromising on security

Embrace Docker containers without compromising on security

Containers are the next big thing when it comes to DevOps and rapid application development. The concept of containers has taken off thanks in no small part to Docker, but for many ...
Did Docker grow so big it forgot its original vision?

Did Docker grow so big it forgot its original vision?

Docker went quickly from obscurity to ubiquity. A couple years ago the company didn’t exist and now it’s established as the de facto standard for container technologies—integrated in almost every platform and ...
Four ways containers threaten VMware's 10 year dominance

Four ways containers threaten VMware’s 10 year dominance

Can containers threaten VMware’s beachhead? Yes. Combined with an exploding ecosystem, they address the top use-cases and add something additional. I started working with VMware during its first ESX beta (nearly 15 ...
DevOps Teams: Containers Will Help You Become Future Ready

DevOps Teams: Containers Will Help You Become Future Ready

Container frameworks are emerging as a superior choice to create, manage, and run distributed applications in a scalable and secure fashion. Docker’s growth is testimony to the fact. There are 100 million ...
Hyper-V Containers combine virtualization with containerization

Hyper-V Containers combine virtualization with containerization

Containers are all the rage these days. You’re just not cool if you’re not using Docker or some other container technology to build and deploy your IT infrastructure. Traditional containers, however, lack ...
Containers: Secure or Not, Here They Are

Containers: Secure or Not, Here They Are

Containers are here. And it doesn’t mater whether or not containers are a transitional technology (they are, as our JP Morgenthal covered in Containers are designed for an antiquate application architecture) until ...
Puppet Labs talks Docker and Containerization

Puppet Labs talks Docker and Containerization

Last week Puppet Labs released a new version of Puppet Enterprise that brought forward a number of new features, including those to Puppet Node manager that helps automate the provisioning of infrastructure ...
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Linux Containers & Security Implications

Linux Containers & Security Implications

Does the word “container” intimate containment, suggesting that containers are inherently secure? If it does, any such assumption of security may be the broadest Docker vulnerability to date. “One of the biggest ...
Containers Are Designed For an Antiquated Application Architecture

Containers Are Designed For an Antiquated Application Architecture

In his most recent GigaOm article, “We’re finally headed towards autonomous, self-migrating containers for cloud-application automation“, David Linthicum discusses the value that containers, such as Docker and CoreOS Rocket, are bringing to ...
Webinar:  Managing CoreOS Container Performance for Production Workloads

Webinar: Managing CoreOS Container Performance for Production Workloads

As containers grow in importance, Linux distributions focused on container performance and management also are becoming mainstream. One of the most prevalent of these distributions is CoreOS. But how are real businesses ...