Platform9 Launches Managed Kubernetes Service of VMware

Platform9 Launches Managed Kubernetes Service of VMware

Platform9 launched what it claims is the first instance of a managed Kubernetes service for VMware vSphere environments deployed in an on-premises IT environment. Madhura Maskasky, vice president of product for Platform9, ...
Instana Leverages Docker Meld APM and EUM

Instana Leverages Docker to Meld APM and EUM

Instana has embedded analytics in the latest release of its end user monitoring (EUM) tools included in the Instana application performance management (APM) service. Company COO Pete Abrams says Instana’s Unbound Analytics ...
Triggermesh Melds AWS Lambda with Kubernetes

Triggermesh Melds AWS Lambda with Kubernetes

IT organizations looking to move functions that were developed for the Lambda serverless computing framework from Amazon Web Services to Kubernetes clusters now can take advantage of an open source TriggerMesh Knative ...
Cloud-Native Apps Drive DevOps Change

Oracle: Cloud-Native Apps to Drive DevOps Change

Oracle is betting this coming year will see accelerated adoption of a raft of nascent emerging container and cloud-native technologies that will radically transform a range of DevOps processes. Siddhartha Agarwal, vice ...
Lack of Kubernetes Expertise Hindering Adoption

Survey Finds Lack of Kubernetes Expertise Hindering Adoption

A survey of 152 attendees of the recent Kubecon + CloudNativeCon 2018 conference published this week finds lack of expertise (53 percent) and operational complexity (50 percent) are the top two challenges ...
Container Alternatives to Docker

5 Container Alternatives to Docker

Though Docker still made up 83 percent of containers in 2018, that number is down from 99 percent in 2017. Other container runtime environments including CoreOS rkt, Mesos, lxc and others are ...
App Container Market

App Container Market Forecast to Reach $4.2B by 2022

A new report from 451 Research predicts a significant increase in the number of IT organizations deploying containers in the coming year will drive a 30 percent compound annual increase in the ...
Major Spike in Container Adoption

Red Hat Survey Sees Major Spike in Container Adoption

Although there’s a lot of interest in all things related to containers, mainstream adoption among enterprise IT organizations is still in its early days. But a recent survey of 400 customers conducted ...
Kubernetes vs. Docker: A Primer

Kubernetes vs. Docker: A Primer

The differences and similarities between two of the most influential open source projects of 2018. Kubernetes versus Docker is a topic that has been raised numerous times in the cloud computing industry ...
Code Analysis Finds Kubernetes

Code Analysis Finds Kubernetes Approaching Level of Maturity

An analysis of the code committed to Kubernetes suggests the 4-year-old open source container orchestration platform has reached a level of stability as the rate at which commits are being made starts ...