May 27, 2018

Intel, Portworx Collaborate on Platform Architectures for Containers

May 24, 2018 0 58

As more containers head into production environments, interest in reference architectures for creating the IT infrastructure on which those containers will be deployed is starting to build. Intel has been working with Portworx, a provider of software that ...

AWS Fargate: What It Is, and Why It Matters

May 23, 2018 0 84

Late last year, Amazon Web Services (AWS) quietly launched Fargate, a new cloud-based container service. What does Fargate do, and is it right for your containers? Let’s take a look. To date, Fargate has received surprisingly little ...

MarkLogic Encapsulates Document Database on Docker Containers

May 21, 2018 0 118

MarkLogic has become the latest provider of a database that can be encapsulated into Docker containers. Version 9.0-5 of the company’s namesake document database can now be deployed via Docker containers running a production environment, says Jim ...

5 Companies Driving Innovation in the Containers Market

May 11, 2018 0 272

Which companies are shaping the future of containers? Some names are obvious, and some less so. Here’s a short list of companies that are currently most influential in the container market. As Docker containers have grown in ...

Red Hat and Microsoft Prep Managed OpenShift Service

May 10, 2018 0 200

Red Hat and Microsoft, at the Red Hat Summit 2018 conference this week, announced their intention to deliver an instance of the OpenShift platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environment on the Microsoft Azure cloud that will be jointly managed both ...

Red Hat Details Container Strategy

May 9, 2018 0 213

During its Red Hat Summit 2018 conference, Red Hat filled in some of the gaps in its container strategy in the wake of acquiring CoreOS at the beginning of this year. Over the next few months, the ...

IBM Extends Red Hat Alliance to Include Containers

May 8, 2018 0 294

IBM is extending its longtime alliance with Red Hat to include instances of IBM middleware such as DB2 databases and WebSphere application servers deployed using Docker containers that now can run on top of the OpenShift platform-as-a-service ...

Cisco Extends Kubernetes’ Reach

May 1, 2018 0 305

Cisco Systems today extended its support for Kubernetes by adding support for the container orchestration platform to both the Cisco CloudCenter management platform and the AppDynamics application performance management cloud service. In addition, Cisco announced that Cisco ...

Navigating Containers, Functions and Serverless

May 1, 2018 0 363

 Containers, functions and serverless development have transformed the way we think about modern computing, each contributing to a more flexible, reliable IT environment. However, confusion around the differences—and how to utilize the services appropriately—continues to muddle the ...

SUSE Gets Cloud Foundry Distro for Kubernetes Certified

Apr 30, 2018 0 301

The fact that the Cloud Foundry Foundation (CFF) has gotten around to certifying an instance of the Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environment from SUSE may not seem all that relevant. But when that PaaS has been encapsulated ...