A Simple Service Discovery Solution for Docker

A Simple Service Discovery Solution for Docker

The ambassador pattern is an approach for multi-host Docker application deployment. It helps containers on different hosts to discover each other and communicate. Despite of the variants, the idea can be illustrated as ...
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Panamax, Docker management for humans

Panamax, Docker management for humans

Panamax, a new open source tool from CenturyLink brings the promise of building complex Docker based environments like a child using Legos. The tool is a management interface for managing and building ...
Gartner gives Docker security an ambivalent thumbs up

Gartner gives Docker security an ambivalent thumbs up

As organizations continue to evaluate wider spread use of containerization to enable continuous deployment, security concerns around the wildly popular Docker keep popping up. Last week, an analyst with Gartner published a ...
| | docker, gartner, security
Native support for Docker apps coming soon to Parallels

Native support for Docker apps coming soon to Parallels

When I think of Parallels, the first thing that comes to mind is virtual machines. I have used Parallels for years as a means of running a virtualized instance of a Windows ...
Shooting a Rocket Over Docker's Bow

Shooting a Rocket Over Docker’s Bow

As momentum continues to build for the Docker containerization platform, some of the open source project’s biggest contributors argue that it has lost its way. Priorities have shifted at Docker from the ...