Rancher Eases Management of Distributed Apps on Kubernetes Clusters

Rancher Labs this week announced it has extended its ability to manage distributed Kubernetes platforms to now also include distributed applications spanning multiple Kubernetes clusters. Company CEO Sheng Liang says as IT organizations become more comfortable with Kubernetes clusters, they are starting to deploy more sophisticated distributed applications that, for

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OpsRamp Extends AIOps Reach to Kubernetes

OpsRamp, a provider of a cloud service that automates IT operations using machine learning algorithms, has added support for Kubernetes clusters running in on-premises or in a public cloud. Mahesh Ramachandran, vice president of product management for OpsRamp, says that while the percentage of IT environments employing Kubernetes today is

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Apache Kafka: Creating Real-Time Distributed Microservices

Apache Kafka is proving its mettle in the burgeoning microservices space Research values the global microservices industry at $1.8 billion, and microservices deployments continue to rise across the board. With that sort of interest, there is now a great collection of frameworks, libraries and other packages designed to help construct

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VMware Looks to Operationalize Kubernetes

VMware, as part of an ongoing effort to operationalize Kubernetes at scale on behalf of IT operations teams, today announced the general availability of version 1.3 of the Pivotal Container Service (PKS). Developed in conjunction with Pivotal Software, a sister unit of Dell Technologies, PKS integrates Kubernetes with network virtualization

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LogicMonitor Adds Support for Kubernetes

LogicMonitor this week added support for Kubernetes to its namesake IT monitoring platform delivered as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) application. At the same time, LogicMonitor unfurled LM Service Insight, which is designed to make it easier for IT teams to logically monitor group applications and associated infrastructure that make up a

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New Relic Adds Ability to Explore Kubernetes Clusters

As the management of applications and infrastructure continues to converge, DevOps teams need a more holistic approach to managing IT. To provide that capability in the age of microservices, New Relic has added the ability to see what’s occurring within a Kubernetes cluster to its application monitoring tools. Patrick Lightbody,

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Rancher Labs Extends Kubernetes Cluster Management Reach

The rate at which Kubernetes clusters are likely to be deployed in enterprise IT environments is on the verge of accelerating greatly. IT organizations now are being challenged with how to monitor all those Kubernetes clusters as they are being spun up. To address that issue, Rancher Labs has added

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