December 16, 2017

SAP Looks to Microservices to Advance Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Feb 17, 2017 0 1231

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 ...

Overcoming 7 Challenges to Enterprise Container Adoption

Feb 2, 2017 0 2095

The analysts at 451 Research forecast that the container market will soon explode, increasing in value to $2.7 billion by 2020 from $762 million last year. Adoption of container technologies is growing faster by the day, yet ...

A Security Guy’s Top 10 Container Ecosystem Milestones

Jan 2, 2017 1 2115

2016 was a big year for the virtual container space, and 2017 looks even more promising. The industry saw tremendous growth and continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Containers, being still relatively new, present challenges in ...

TIBCO Software Deploys Mashery as Container

Dec 23, 2016 1 882

API management originally gained popularity mainly as a cloud service that used to provide some command and control over how data was shared between web applications within the context of a larger “API Economy.” Before too long, ...

How Open is the Container Ecosystem?

Nov 10, 2016 1 1002

Docker is an open-source platform. But how open is the container ecosystem as a whole? That’s a question worth considering as organizations make plans to migrate to containers. To be sure, most of the core technologies on ...

Choosing the Right CaaS Option

Nov 2, 2016 0 1411

Wondering which containers-as-a-service (CaaS) offering is the best fit for you? Here are the two questions you should ask before deciding which CaaS solution to adopt. CaaS refers to platforms that integrate Docker alongside all of the ...

Microsoft Formally Enters the Docker Container Era

Sep 26, 2016 1 1434

In what is certainly a historic day for the Docker container community and perhaps all of IT, Microsoft and Docker Inc. today announced a slew of initiatives built on top of a Docker Engine that is now ...

Apcera Aims to Drive Containers to Production

Jul 15, 2016 0 1392

Most IT organizations are only too happy to see developers embrace containers to be more efficient when building applications. But deploying them in a production environment often is a wholly different matter. One of the first platforms ...

Containers and Cloud: Rome Wasn’t Architected in a Day

Apr 25, 2016 0 1333

In a previous Container Journal article entitled “Containers Are Designed For an Antiquated Application Architecture,” author JP Morgenthal argues that containers are predicated on n-tier architecture and therefore have all the inherent limitations of n-tier applications.   The ...

Appcito Delivers Application Agility on Nutanix Cloud Platform

Mar 9, 2016 0 617

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(Business Wire)–Appcito, a provider of multi-cloud application delivery solutions, today announced that it has joined the Nutanix Elevate Technology Alliance Partner Program and is validated as Nutanix Ready. The Appcito Application Delivery System (ADS) delivers ...