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Docker Patterns – The Volatile Configuration Pattern

Oct 19, 2015 1 3468

It was about 25 years ago when the Gang of Four initially got together. From that confluence of vision came the notion of Object Oriented Design Techniques. If DevOps is about adopting the very best practices of ...

A closer look at VMware’s vSphere Integrated Containers

Oct 14, 2015 0 2681

At VMworld 2015, VMware announced vSphere Integrated Containers and the VMware Photon Platform to extend its presence for containers and microservices. The new technologies position VMware as a major player for containers and give existing VMware customers ...

Stack your containers on a solid foundation

Oct 2, 2015 0 1332

Containers are a hot trend and they are transforming the way companies develop, deploy, and maintain apps. The very existence of ContainerJournal—a site dedicated to news, education, and community building related to containers—is a testament to the ...

LXD, the Hypervisor for LXC Containers, Part Two

Oct 1, 2015 0 2840

Last time, ContainerJournal corralled comments from Dustin Kirkland, Strategist, Container Offerings, Canonical on the LXD hypervisor for LXC containers that work with Canonical’s Ubuntu Linux OS for Part One of LXD, the Hypervisor for LXC Containers. Let’s ...

CoreOS teams with Intel to make Rocket containers more secure

Sep 2, 2015 0 2076

CoreOS is working with Intel to make its container platform more secure. CoreOS recently revealed that it is adding support for Intel Clear Containers to its Rocket (rkt) container environment. Containers have taken the world by storm ...

Docker Security Evolving to Advance Adoption

Aug 31, 2015 1 2830

It’s a time-honored story arc at this point; an emerging technology gains rabid affection among practitioners eager to embrace its inherent benefits, then related security concerns begin to cloud the horizon, threatening to dampen enthusiasm. However, if ...

Startup working to bring Docker support to Windows Server 2012

Aug 27, 2015 0 1465

Microsoft and Docker are plugging away with their partnership to bring native Docker support to the next release of Windows Server. Windows Server 2016 won’t be available until sometime next year, though, and the vast majority of ...

Docker ecosystem: State of the union

Aug 14, 2015 1 1883

Docker has spread like a forest fire a continuous deliverynd movement’s thirst for containerization has been nothing short of remarkable. A community of organizations has developed around Docker by approaching add-on applications for their organization thus creating ...

Docker Containers Inside Primary Storage

Jul 27, 2015 0 2332

Uncontained Performance, Agility: Docker Containers Inside Primary Storage We expect containers to be transient in nature, and that includes the storage assigned to a container. However, in order for a container to be useful it needs to ...

CenturyLink open sources its own Docker dog food

Jul 24, 2015 0 3836

There are many companies that are parasites on the open source community. They take, take, take but don’t give anything back to the open source community in spite of their protests that they “are big supporters of ...