August 16, 2017

High Correlation Between Containers and Node.js Usage Seen

Aug 3, 2017 0 237

There is a very high correlation between developers that have embraced Node.js to develop applications and usage of containers. A new survey of 1,405 IT professionals published by The Node.js Foundation finds 49 percent are employing containers ...

Forrester: Rise of Containers Forcing IT Automation

May 25, 2017 0 715

Now that 31 percent of IT organizations are deploying containers, Forrester Research says it’s only a matter of time before IT operations that continue to rely on manual process will be overwhelmed. Speaking this week at the ...

CaaS vs PaaS: What’s Right for You?

Apr 4, 2017 2 2280

For cloud people like me—I’m the CTO at Cloud Foundry Foundation—containers are a constant conversation topic. The main issue is how to embrace this new application architecture and put containerized workloads into production use in the best ...

Weaveworks Unfurls Managed CI/CD Service for Microservices

Mar 31, 2017 2 868

As more organizations opt to deploy container applications in the cloud, the processes used to build them are following suit. This week at the CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Europe 2017 conference Weaveworks announced the general availability of Weave ...

SAP Looks to Microservices to Advance Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Feb 17, 2017 0 899

At its recent Capital Markets Day SAP executives told industry analysts that microservices will soon emerge as a core technology that will enable the company to leapfrog competitors in implementing a multi-cloud strategy. Bernd Leukert, a member ...

Anchore Adds Scanning to Container Navigation Service

Feb 13, 2017 0 536

One major advantage to containers is they make it possible for developers to package applications so they’re more productive. One major disadvantage is ensuring those containers comply with security policies. To help solve that issue, Anchore has ...

Container Antipatterns: 5 Mistakes to Avoid when Using Docker

Feb 6, 2017 1 1462

To get the most out of Docker containers, it’s important to avoid mistakes that DevOps teams sometimes make when migrating to Docker. Here are the top five common Docker mistakes to avoid. Those mistakes include: Installing an ...

What Do Containers Have to Do with DevOps, Anyway?

Jan 11, 2017 0 3134

You’ve heard about containers. You’ve heard about DevOps. But do you know what DevOps and containers have to do with each other? If not, this post is for you. Containers and DevOps often are part of the ...

Now’s the Best Time for Container Adoption

Nov 29, 2016 3 1689

Enterprise software companies stand to benefit greatly from container technology, yet adoption has been slow. It’s understood that containers could help to speed the inevitable force of digital transformation, overcoming the challenges of developer productivity and application ...

Containers and Virtual Machines are Friends, Not Competitors

Oct 24, 2016 1 1280

Containers versus virtual machines. That’s the rhetoric that has shaped the conversation so far as organizations evaluate solutions such as Docker and compare them to VMware. But what they should really be doing is understanding how containers ...