A closer look at container monitoring

A closer look at container monitoring

Along with orchestration and security, monitoring is a key challenge facing organizations that have adopted containerization technologies. Especially in production environments, you have to ensure that all your microservices perform well and ...
CoreOS releases Tectonic to General Availability

CoreOS releases Tectonic to General Availability

After months if not years of development and beta testing with many users CoreOS is taking the wraps off its Tectonic  complete container infrastructure stack. We have reported several times on Tectonic ...
| | coreos, kubernetes
A closer look at VMware’s vSphere Integrated Containers

A closer look at VMware’s vSphere Integrated Containers

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 ...
LXD, the Hypervisor for LXC Containers, Part Two

LXD, the Hypervisor for LXC Containers, Part Two

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 ...
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Docker Security Evolving to Advance Adoption

Docker Security Evolving to Advance Adoption

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 ...
Monitor Docker container log data with Graylog

Monitor Docker container log data with Graylog

I live just north of Houston. Houston is focused primarily on the oil industry and doesn’t have much of a “Silicon Valley” vibe—Texas has Austin for that—so I don’t get to talk ...
Docker Toolbox Replaces Boot2Docker in Docker 1.8

Docker Toolbox Replaces Boot2Docker in Docker 1.8

With the release of Docker 1.8, Docker has replaced Boot2Docker with Docker Toolbox. Docker Toolbox provides an ideal platform environment to learn Docker without having to manually install and configure a virtual ...
| | boot2docker, docker
Ruxit promises greater visibility with Deep Docker Monitoring

Ruxit promises greater visibility with Deep Docker Monitoring

Microservices is a growing trend in IT—driven by DevOps and container technologies. One of the challenges organizations face as they adopt microservices architectures is monitoring and managing the increasingly complex environment. Ruxit ...
CloudBees: Prepare for the Next Sea Change in IT

CloudBees: Prepare for the Next Sea Change in IT

There is a sea change happening within IT that is enabling IT departments to provide more value faster to the business, consumer and user. In this paper, we will discuss how Docker ...
Four ways containers threaten VMware's 10 year dominance

Four ways containers threaten VMware’s 10 year dominance

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 ...