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SUSE Launches MicroOS CaaS Offering

Nov 16, 2016 0 1759

SUSE, the enterprise Linux company, is the latest vendor to get into the containers-as-a-service (CaaS) game. The company announced a CaaS platform built around MicroOS, a new variant of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12. SUSE has ...

Red Hat Advances Container Strategy

Oct 5, 2016 0 1248

Aiming to bolster its case for deploying containers on a platform that is already widely used to support multiple type of application workloads in the enterprise, Red Hat has released an update to the Red Hat OpenShift ...

Diamanti Adds MemSQL to Infrastructure Platform

Sep 12, 2016 0 848

One of the assumption most IT vendors make today is that containers mainly will be deployed using the same IT infrastructure that historically has been used to support virtual machines. But for a few months now Diamanti ...

Container Security Needs to Be Easy

Sep 8, 2016 0 2603

We are all familiar by now with the promised benefits of deploying applications with Docker containers. These include: Significant scalability and agility improvements, Predictable performance and resource isolation, and Application portability and rapid deployment. However, as more ...

Citrix Offers ADC Technology as a Free Container

Sep 7, 2016 0 1113

With developers increasingly calling the shots when it comes to what IT infrastructure will be used to support container applications, some IT infrastructure vendors are now going out of their way to expose developers to their technologies ...

Microsoft Unveils Docker Container Monitoring Solution

Sep 5, 2016 0 2046

Microsoft has unveiled OMS Docker Container monitoring, signaling the company’s interest in delving deeper into the open-source container space. OMS Docker Container monitoring, which Microsoft announced during LinuxCon, is part of the company’s Operations Management Suite (OMS) series ...

Container Security: Why Bother?

Aug 31, 2016 0 1637

Are containers secure? Probably not. But knowing each approach’s strengths and risks—and available options—could help ease adoption. Such a decision requires two primary considerations: Containers do not provide the same level of isolation between apps running on ...

What Vine’s Registry Fiasco Means for Docker Security

Aug 4, 2016 1 1282

How secure are container registries? Not very secure if you make them public and hope no one guesses the URL where they’re hosted. That’s the lesson from the recent Docker registry security breach at Vine. The breach, ...

CoreOS Diverges from Docker Model with etcd3 Launch

Jul 14, 2016 1 2030

CoreOS is pushing forward with its Kubernetes-centric container orchestration stack with the launch of etcd3, the next-generation version of its distributed key-value store. The company announced the stable release of etcd3 June 30, calling the updated version ...