Kubernetes End of DIY Era

Kubernetes: The End of the DIY Era?

Is Kubernetes too much of a good thing? In the world of cloud technologies, working in open source generally means you have more and better choices. If your code is built on ...
A Year of Kubernetes: What's Beyond

A Year of Kubernetes: What’s Beyond the Horizon?

In part one of this two-part series on what has transpired in the cloud-native community—and specifically the Kubernetes ecosystem in the past year—we discussed the emergence of Kubernetes and cloud-native as the ...
A Year of Kubernetes: Navigating Treacherous Waters

A Year of Kubernetes: Navigating Treacherous Waters

I had recently taken some time to reflect on thoughts from the passing year in the cloud-native ecosystem. After talking with many people and seeing many types of deployments and use cases, ...
Rancher Eases Management of Distributed Apps

Rancher Eases Management of Distributed Apps on Kubernetes Clusters

Rancher Labs this week announced it has extended its ability to manage distributed Kubernetes platforms to now also include distributed applications spanning multiple Kubernetes clusters. Company CEO Sheng Liang says as IT ...
Data Processing Powered by Apache Pulsar

Streamlio Brings Cloud-Native Fast Data Processing Powered by Apache Pulsar to Google Cloud Platform

Organizations can easily and elastically connect, process and store fast-moving cloud data, available via Kubernetes on the GCP Marketplace PALO ALTO, CA. Dec. 6, 2018 – Streamlio, an intelligent platform for fast ...
Being Cloud-Native

What Do Containers Have to Do with Being Cloud-Native, Anyway?

“Cloud-native” is a term you frequently hear during conversations about containers. What does it mean, and what does it have to do with containers? Let’s take a look. In a simple sense, ...
Forrester: Rise of Containers Forcing IT Automation

Forrester: Rise of Containers Forcing IT Automation

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 ...
IBM: Rate of Cloud Adoption Bodes Well for Microservices

IBM: Rate of Cloud Adoption Bodes Well for Microservices

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 ...
CNCF Takes on Project Prometheus To Advance Monitoring

CNCF Takes on Project Prometheus To Advance Monitoring

Building a container application is one thing; learning to live with it in a production environment on the other hand represents a major set of IT operational challenges. To help address this ...