December 16, 2017

Buoyant Adds Open Source Service Mesh for Kubernetes

Dec 13, 2017 0 147

As IT organizations begin to deploy microservices at scale on Kubernetes clusters, many of them are discovering the need for a service mesh to more easily manage them. Buoyant, at the Kubecon + CloudNativeCon 2017 conference, unveiled ...

OpenStack Foundation Launches Kata Container Project

Dec 6, 2017 0 237

The OpenStack Foundation announced this week that it is leading an effort to combine two existing open source projects to create a Kata class of containers that can be deployed on a lightweight version of the Kernel-based ...

Platform9 to Spur Hybrid Cloud Adoption Using Kubernetes

Dec 4, 2017 0 319

Kubernetes running on multiple platforms clearly has the potential to significantly advance hybrid cloud computing by making it easier to move workloads between on-premises and public cloud computing environments. To advance that goal, Platform9 is now extending ...

Capital One Gets Into Container Orchestration Platform Game

Nov 21, 2017 0 281

There’s no shortage of container orchestration platforms these days, but most of them don’t go beyond managing the containers themselves. Capital One Financial Corp., however, is offering its own orchestration platform the company says makes it easier ...

Is Kubernetes Now Bigger Than Docker?

Nov 8, 2017 0 1001

Docker made containers famous. That can be easy to forget, however, because Kubernetes has now become the talk of the town—which is a big change from a few years ago, when Docker dominated the conversation. Docker certainly ...

Sysdig Melds Container Monitoring and Security

Oct 16, 2017 0 325

The concept of employing separate platforms to monitor and secure containers soon may be obsolete if Sysdig has its way. The company has added a Sysdig Secure module to provide visibility into container runtimes and apply polices ...

Chef Delivers on Habitat Promise to Automate Container Apps

Oct 13, 2017 0 295

Chef has made good on a promise to deliver an instance of its Habitat IT automation framework delivered as cloud service that is optimized for container environments. Previewed earlier this year at a ChefConf 2017 event, the ...

Rate of Container Adoption Sparks Debate

Oct 6, 2017 0 533

There’s general agreement that containers have become one of the fastest emerging technologies to be adopted in the enterprise in recent memory. The debate now concerns that rate at which containers adoption is continuing to grow. A ...

Mendix Adds Kubernetes Support to Low-Code Platform

Sep 26, 2017 0 586

As a provider of a low-code application development environment, Mendix realized early on it could leverage investments being made by open-source software consortiums such as Cloud Foundry to lower its development costs and extend its appeal in ...

AppDynamics Delves Deeper into Container Performance

Jun 29, 2017 0 549

One of the primary reasons why many IT operations teams have tried to limit usage of Docker containers in a production environment is lack of visibility. Most IT organizations today rely on tooling that doesn’t support containers ...