Diamanti CEO Discusses the 3 Big Steps in Container Adoption

Admins cite “infrastructure” as the greatest challenge to container adoption, according to a recent Diamanti survey. What does that mean, exactly, and how do organizations overcome this challenge? We recently spoke with Jeff Chou, Diamanti’s CEO, to find out. Here’s what he had to say. A migration to containerized environments

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Survey Finds Containers Forcing IT Platform Decisions

A survey published today by Diamanti, a provider of bare-metal servers optimized for containers, finds that nearly half (47 percent) of IT leaders surveyed said they plan to deploy containers in a production environment, while another 12 percent say they already have. More than a third of those survey respondents

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Google Commits to On-Prem Managed GKE Instance

Google this week announced it will extend the reach of its managed services for containerized applications running on Kubernetes into on-premises environments. Announced at the Google Cloud Next 2018 conference, the GKE On-Prem services will be complemented by a managed Istio service, which is the service mesh technology that Google

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Google Opens Kubernetes App Store

Google today announced it is making available applications that run on top of Kubernetes available via the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Marketplace, formerly known as Cloud Launcher. Jennifer Lin, engineering director at Google, says because those applications run on Kubernetes, organizations have the option of deploying those applications on GCP,

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Anaconda Leverages Containers to Accelerate AI Development

Anaconda Inc. announced today it is leveraging Docker containers and Kubernetes clusters to accelerate the development of AI applications built and deployed using graphical processor units (GPUs) from NVIDIA. Previously, Anaconda added support for Docker and Kubernetes to version 5.0 of Anaconda Enterprise, a commercially supported instance of an open

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PipelineAI Leverages Docker to Simplify AI Model Development

PipelineAI is taking advantage of the community edition of Docker to help organizations develop artificial intelligence (AI) applications faster at less cost. Company CEO Chris Fregly says PipelineAI Community Edition is free, public-hosted edition of the PipelineAI Enterprise Edition, with which developers can employ Apache Kafka streaming software to drive

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Adoption of Containers Reaches Tipping Point

A survey of 5,000 application developers conducted by DigitalOcean, a provider of cloud services, finds that about half of them—49 percent—are now using containers. The top five benefits cited for using containers are scalability (39 percent), simplified testing (24 percent), faster testing (23 percent) and avoidance of vendor lock-in (10

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