August 18, 2017

AWS Wants More Influence Over Container Standards

Aug 14, 2017 0 226

As the largest public cloud service in use, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is clearly home to more containers than just about anywhere else in IT. But AWS has always been a little skittish about containers. After all, ...

Microsoft Automates Container Deployments on Azure

Jul 27, 2017 0 282

Microsoft this week moved to make it much easier to spin up instances of containers on a Microsoft Azure Cloud and be billed for on a per-second basis. Corey Sanders, director of compute for Azure, says Azure ...

VMware Leans on Apcera to Manage Containers

Jun 15, 2017 0 776

IT organizations in large numbers have been deploying containers on top of VMware because that’s the dominant platform deployed inside most enterprise IT organizations. But many of those organizations also want to be able to deploy those ...

Container Orchestrators You Might Have Missed

May 26, 2017 1 666

Kubernetes, Docker Swarm and Mesos Marathon are well-known container orchestrators. But they’re not the only ones. Here’s a look at container orchestration tools and frameworks you might have overlooked. I like to think of Kubernetes, Swarm and ...

Weaveworks Monitors Multiple Container Platforms

May 4, 2017 0 474

As microservices adoption increases and the technology matures, Weaveworks is betting that most IT organizations will need to support container applications running on two or more container platforms. The latest release of Weave Cloud service makes it ...

What Kubernetes on Azure Means for Users and Docker

Mar 3, 2017 0 1104

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but Microsoft is continuing to shower the Docker community with love. The company recently announced official support for Kubernetes on Azure Container Service, a move that gives customers more choice and ...

IBM: Rate of Cloud Adoption Bodes Well for Microservices

Jan 30, 2017 0 767

Just about every IT organization realizes by now that making the transition to the cloud is a journey. It begins with a few small steps involving a few software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications and firing up a few virtual ...

Oracle Hybrid Cloud Revolves Around Microservices Runtime

Jan 19, 2017 0 856

At the core of Oracle’s hybrid cloud computing strategy is an approach to containers that relies on a management plane residing in the network rather than in the hypervisor. At its CloudWorld event this week, Thomas Kurian, ...