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AWS Stokes Container Management Debate

Dec 7, 2016 0 1066

Amazon Web Services is gearing up to throw its weight around in the debate over container management and orchestration. At the re:Invent 2016 conference, AWS announced plans to create a Blox project incorporating multiple open-source technologies, starting ...

Mendix Embraces Multi-Faceted Approach to Containers

Nov 28, 2016 0 1229

For some time now, a fair amount of momentum has been building around low-code approaches to building applications that both professional developers and gifted users could embrace as so-called “citizen developers.” As a leading proponent of this ...

CoreOS Taps Redspread Founders for Kubernetes

Oct 27, 2016 1 738

As an open-source container orchestration engine, Kubernetes enjoys broad industry support. The challenge is, it is a technology designed primarily for engineers by Google engineers. But since Google decided to make Kubernetes available as open-source code, a ...

Why and How to Run Containers in the Public Cloud

Sep 27, 2016 0 945

Want to run Docker containers with less hassle? Public cloud platforms such as Google Cloud, AWS and Azure may be the answer. If you’ve set up Docker, you know that it can be challenging. While Docker itself ...

Cloud Foundry Foundation Makes Case for Containers

Sep 22, 2016 1 1337

There’s a significant amount of debate these days over where best to deploy container applications. Bare metal servers, virtual machines and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environments are all in the mix. But a new survey of 328 IT professionals ...

Mirantis Acquires TCP Cloud to Advance Kubernetes Ambitions

Sep 15, 2016 3 1113

Moving to accelerate the rate at which the OpenStack cloud platform can be hosted on the Kubernetes container orchestration platform, Mirantis today announced it has acquired TCP Cloud. Based in Prague, TCP Cloud provides managed services around ...

AWS Sees Rapid Microservices Architecture Evolution

Aug 30, 2016 0 1182

Amazon Web Services (AWS) believes IT infrastructure management is evolving too rapidly for the average IT organization to keep pace. Starting with the deployment of containers in a production environment, Werner Vogels, AWS CTO, contended at a recent AWS ...

Oracle Makes Hybrid Cloud Case for Container Strategy

Aug 25, 2016 0 1225

When it comes to hybrid cloud computing involving containers, the three leading cloud service providers are still somewhat challenged. Amazon Web Services (AWS) doesn’t really sanction private clouds running on-premises, while Microsoft has delayed the instance of ...

Intigua Brings Agent Container Manager to Amazon Web Services

Jul 12, 2016 0 561

NEWTON, Mass.–(Business Wire)–Intigua™, the company that pioneered configuration management for software agents, announced that Intigua Agent Manager is now available on the Amazon Web Services Marketplace. The award-winning solution enables enterprise IT and DevOps professionals to save ...

How To Choose a Cloud Platform for Containers

Feb 22, 2016 0 1379

Cloud services have been a major battleground for Amazon, Google, and Microsoft for years now. Leveraging cloud platforms has already become commoditized to some extent, though, to the point that there wasn’t much in the way of ...