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CloudBees and Jenkins support Kubernetes with 3 new plugins

Jul 23, 2015 0 2164

In conjunction with the release of Kubernetes v1.0 and the formation of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, CloudBees, the enterprise Jenkins company and managers of the Jenkins community announced three new plugins to allow for easy integration ...

Will Rancher change container clouds?

Jul 22, 2015 0 1928

Using Docker on a local machine or VM on an ad-hoc basis is OK. But as soon as you involve other team members and the delivery chain it simply cannot work. This is where orchestration tools come ...

Migrating to a Container based Microservice architecture

Jul 20, 2015 0 1660

One of the things we hear over and over again about DevOps, Containers and Microservices is “Sounds great, but how do we get started?” You don’t just add water and watch it grow.  Real businesses need a ...

Docker is a tidal wave: Ride it or drown

Jul 13, 2015 1 2190

Docker is to containers what Kleenex is to facial tissue, Coca Cola is to soda, and QTips is to cotton swabs—the brand is essentially synonymous with its underlying product. The meteoric rise of Docker is still in ...

Containers: Passing fad or tech nirvana?

Jul 7, 2015 3 2350

Linux containers are hot right now in software development. But are they just a passing fad or something more substantial? I’m reminded of a childhood experience that might help make the answer more clear. One year a ...

VMware’s Project Bonneville streamlines Docker container workflow

Jul 1, 2015 1 2181

Earlier this week VMware shared news about Project Bonneville at DockerCon. Project Bonneville is a native container solution developed for VMware’s hypervisor to integrate Docker containers more tightly in the virtual infrastructure and streamline container workflow. Project ...

Did Docker grow so big it forgot its original vision?

Jul 1, 2015 0 2224

Docker went quickly from obscurity to ubiquity. A couple years ago the company didn’t exist and now it’s established as the de facto standard for container technologies—integrated in almost every platform and supported by most major vendors. ...

Four ways containers threaten VMware’s 10 year dominance

Jul 1, 2015 1 1165

Can containers threaten VMware’s beachhead? Yes. Combined with an exploding ecosystem, they address the top use-cases and add something additional. I started working with VMware during its first ESX beta (nearly 15 years ago!). My first start-up, ...

Puppet Labs talks Docker and Containerization

Jun 5, 2015 1 2108

Last week Puppet Labs released a new version of Puppet Enterprise that brought forward a number of new features, including those to Puppet Node manager that helps automate the provisioning of infrastructure from containers to bare metal, ...