October 21, 2017

Sysdig Melds Container Monitoring and Security

Oct 16, 2017 0 159

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 0 178

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 0 287

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 0 417

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 0 475

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 ...

Microsoft Draft Helps Developers Adopt Kubernetes

Jun 16, 2017 0 984

Microsoft’s Deis has released Draft to makes it easy for developers to build applications that run on Kubernetes. Draft does this by providing tools and simplifying steps required to build for Kubernetes. If your enterprise has looked ...

VMware Leans on Apcera to Manage Containers

Jun 15, 2017 0 939

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 ...

HPE, Mesosphere Tighten Integration

Jun 14, 2017 0 888

Mesosphere and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have tightened their relationship by integrating their respective management platforms. At the recent Discover 2017 conference hosted by HPE, the two companies announced that they have integrated Mesosphere’s Data Center Operating ...

Qualys Extends Monitoring Reach to Docker Containers

Jun 12, 2017 0 648

At a Gartner Security and Risk Management conference today, Qualys announced it has extended its continuous monitoring service to support Docker containers. Qualys developed a container sensor that can be distributed as a Docker image to make ...

The Case for LXD, Canonical’s System Container Framework

Jun 2, 2017 1 671

Most container conversations today center on Docker. But as Docker has taken enough, Canonical has been quietly working on LXD, a different type of container framework that supports some interesting use cases. Here’s what it is and ...