December 16, 2017

AWS Support for Kubernetes: An Inflection Point in the Cloud

Dec 12, 2017 0 218

The recent news from Amazon Web Services that it will finally support Kubernetes is great news for CIOs, but it’s also a watershed moment for the cloud industry as a whole—one that could finally see Amazon’s seemingly ...

AWS Shows Love for Containers and Kubernetes

Dec 1, 2017 0 281

Amazon Web Services, at the AWS re:invent 2017 conference, moved to make it much simpler to employ containers on its public cloud with the launch of AWS Fargate, a service that provides direct access to a container ...

Sumo Logic Combines Docker and Kubernetes Analytics

Nov 27, 2017 0 277

At the AWS re:Invent 2017 conference today, Sumo Logic unfurled an instance of its machine data analytics service that combines analysis of log data generated by Docker containers and the Kubernetes cluster they are deployed on. Kalyan ...

Chef Extends Alliance with AWS to Containers

Nov 22, 2017 0 270

Amazon Web Services (AWS) makes available a managed instance of the IT automation framework from Chef to simplify DevOps management. Now the two companies have now extended that alliance to include integration between Chef’s Habitat Builder tool ...

Mirantis to Support Kubernetes on AWS

Sep 28, 2017 0 539

Mirantis made a name for itself by providing a curated distribution of the open-source OpenStack cloud management framework that organizations could deploy themselves or have Mirantis manage on their behalf. The company then extended those offerings to ...

Microsoft: Embrace Containers or Face Extinction

Sep 22, 2017 0 1084

A principal technology evangelist for Microsoft told attendees this week at the NextStep 2017 conference hosted by OutSystems that organizations that don’t adopt containers as the fundamental unit of work for building applications will find themselves going ...

AWS Wants More Influence Over Container Standards

Aug 14, 2017 0 635

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 0 515

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 1052

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 1183

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 ...