December 15, 2017

Is Docker Appropriate for Smaller Companies?

Sep 15, 2017 0 483

The ability of Docker containers to scale seamlessly is one of Docker’s main selling points. But scalability only matters for companies that need large deployments. This begs the question: Can containers benefit smaller companies, too? Compared to ...

StackPointCloud Unfurls Managed Kubernetes Service

Sep 14, 2017 0 383

As IT organizations embrace cloud-native applications based on microservices, many of them are starting to question the degree to which they want to manage IT infrastructure versus devoting more resources to building and deploying applications. To help ...

How Containers Benefit Everyone (Not Just Developers and Admins)

Sep 13, 2017 0 458

Which groups of people do containers benefit? More than you might think. Containers help not just developers and admins, but people who fill several other roles as well. Containers (and Docker containers, in particular) first became popular ...

Mesosphere Embraces Kubernetes for Container Orchestration

Sep 11, 2017 0 603

The team that developed the Marathon container orchestration engine is now throwing its weight behind Kubernetes. Mesosphere recently announced it is now providing access to a beta implementation of Kubernetes as an alternative to Marathon within its ...

Mainframes and Docker Containers: Uses and Limitations

Aug 30, 2017 0 544

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 0 990

  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 1137

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 1090

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 ...