application performance

Orchestration and Application Performance: The Holy Grail of Containerized Microservices

Here’s your quest: to make sure you’ve got a handle on application performance and container deployment at the same time ‘I’m going to give you a quest!’ Yes, that’s right. You just ...
Kubernetes SQL

Kubernetes and Distributed SQL: The Perfect Pair

Kubernetes together with distributed SQL enables developers to build applications to solve business problems and enable true digital transformation The popularity of containers in the technology industry has increased greatly over the ...
container security

5 Common Container Mistakes to Avoid

With the increase in containers comes an increase in container mistakes. Here are some worth highlighting Containers are all the rage as organizations strive for faster software development and more efficient infrastructure ...
Kubera

Securing Docker Containers: A Primer

Here are some tips to help secure Docker containers—or any other containers, for that matter There are many challenges when building an application, but one of the most crucial is making sure ...
Kubernetes Changing Game for Enterprise Containerization

Kubernetes: Changing the Game for Enterprise Containerization

Kubernetes, the open source container orchestration tool for automating application deployment, scaling and management, has become the industry standard for enterprises wanting to scale their applications with production-grade containerization. Interestingly, a recent ...
Chef Delivers on Habitat Promise to Automate Container Apps

Chef Delivers on Habitat Promise to Automate Container Apps

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 ...
Study: Application Container Market to Hit $2.7B by 2020

Study: Application Container Market to Hit $2.7B by 2020

Most of the major shifts in enterprise computing occur at an evolutionary pace. But a new report from 451 Research suggests that the rate at which enterprise IT organizations are shifting to ...
Mesosphere Presses Container 2.0 Case

Mesosphere Presses Container 2.0 Case

In the grand scheme of IT things there are two major emerging technology trends creating a virtuous cycle of innovation. The first has been the rise of big data platforms that make ...
Docker, System Containers and VMs: Virtuozzo’s Take

Docker, System Containers and VMs: Virtuozzo’s Take

Docker continues to dominate the container and microservices landscape. But Virtuozzo, which develops a related but different technology that it calls system containers, thinks Docker falls short in production environments. Here’s why ...
Sysdig Takes Container Monitoring On-Premises

Sysdig Takes Container Monitoring On-Premises

One of the more problematic issues that containers raise from an IT management perspective is how to monitor what’s occurring inside the container. As far as traditional IT monitoring tools are concerned ...