October 21, 2017

Mainframes and Docker Containers: Uses and Limitations

Aug 30, 2017 0 350

You can run Docker containers on mainframes. But should you? That’s a question that more and more mainframe-equipped organizations are bound to be asking following Docker’s recent announcement of Enterprise Edition support for mainframes. If you follow ...

Wrangling Containers in Production

Jun 29, 2017 0 891

  If you’re a DevOps person, chances are good you’ve come across Docker containers. Companies of all sizes are reaping benefits of containers in all areas of the application development life cycle. Containers are accelerating developer onboarding, ...

Microsoft Draft Helps Developers Adopt Kubernetes

Jun 16, 2017 0 984

Microsoft’s Deis has released Draft to makes it easy for developers to build applications that run on Kubernetes. Draft does this by providing tools and simplifying steps required to build for Kubernetes. If your enterprise has looked ...

Worried About New DevOps Tools? Don’t Be

Jun 5, 2017 0 987

Working in the world of DevOps, it’s exciting to see the number of tools for developers grow with the talent of the thriving developer community. But lately, these new technology tools have put developers and senior IT ...

CaaS vs PaaS: What’s Right for You?

Apr 4, 2017 2 4123

For cloud people like me—I’m the CTO at Cloud Foundry Foundation—containers are a constant conversation topic. The main issue is how to embrace this new application architecture and put containerized workloads into production use in the best ...

Overcoming 7 Challenges to Enterprise Container Adoption

Feb 2, 2017 0 1949

The analysts at 451 Research forecast that the container market will soon explode, increasing in value to $2.7 billion by 2020 from $762 million last year. Adoption of container technologies is growing faster by the day, yet ...

A Security Guy’s Top 10 Container Ecosystem Milestones

Jan 2, 2017 1 1998

2016 was a big year for the virtual container space, and 2017 looks even more promising. The industry saw tremendous growth and continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Containers, being still relatively new, present challenges in ...

Hands-On Lab to Explore Docker on Windows

Nov 7, 2016 0 1781

If you are looking for the chance to explore how Docker works on Windows, Microsoft has just delivered an early Christmas present. A totally web-based hands-on lab to explore Docker on Windows is now available. The best ...

Make Containers Contain and Work for You

Sep 23, 2016 0 1687

Docker containers have become an important tool in the developer’s toolbox. Adoption of this technology has been phenomenal. To date, Docker has surpassed 2 billion container downloads, which increased at a tremendous rate from the reported 300 ...