October 21, 2017

Google Expands Container Cloud Services

Oct 3, 2017 0 292

As a cloud service provider Google is running a comfortable third place behind Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure. But as IT organizations begin to shift to microservices based on containers, Google is betting its Google ...

DH2i Enables Container Migration Between Windows, Linux

Sep 1, 2017 0 488

It’s now possible to move Docker containers between Linux and Windows systems by deploying the latest version of DxEnterprise virtual host software from DH2i. A version 17 release of DxEnterprise unveiled this week adds support for stateful ...

CoreOS Deploys Latest Tectonic Kubernetes on Azure Cloud

Aug 18, 2017 0 313

As part of a previously announced hybrid cloud computing strategy based on Kubernetes, CoreOS announced this week it is adding support for deploying its curated Tectonic instance of Kubernetes on the Microsoft Azure cloud. In addition, CoreOS ...

CloudPassage Promises to Secure Container Environments

Aug 8, 2017 0 352

The primary challenge with container security is that IT organizations need to address this issue at the image, container and host levels. CloudPassage has announced that it plans to do just that via a single integrated Project ...

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 ...

What is a Container Orchestrator, Anyway?

May 29, 2017 1 1317

Container orchestration has become a hot topic following Docker’s ascent. There are lots of orchestrators out there, and people tend to have strong opinions about which one is best. But in this post, I’d like to step ...

How Kubernetes is Eating the Container World

Mar 27, 2017 1 1394

Is Kubernetes eating the container world? Not quite, but it’s close—and its success comes at the expense of Docker Swarm. The recent news that IBM has added a managed Kubernetes service to the Bluemix cloud is only ...

Mesosphere Extends Data Services Reach

Mar 16, 2017 2 878

As critical as container orchestration itself might be, most IT organizations view that capability as the means to a larger end. To drive that point home even further, Mesosphere this week has released an update to its ...