Platform9 Adds Kubernetes SaaS Solution. How Novel Is It?

Platform9 Adds Kubernetes SaaS Solution. How Novel Is It?

Do we need more Kubernetes as a service? Platform9 thinks so. This week, the company introduced what it calls the first implementation of Kubernetes as a managed service. Kubernetes, of course, is ...
Weaveworks Adds Prometheus Monitoring to CaaS

Weaveworks Adds Prometheus Monitoring to CaaS

Although the open-source Prometheus project has gained a lot of traction in becoming an industry standard for monitoring containers, many DevOps teams need to ask themselves whether it’s worth the trouble to ...
How VMware is Dealing with Docker Competition

How VMware is Dealing with Docker Competition

If you think Docker containers will kill virtual machines, think again. Here’s a look at how VMware is adapting to remain relevant in the Docker age. In theory, Docker provides some crucial ...
Choosing the Right CaaS Option

Choosing the Right CaaS Option

Wondering which containers-as-a-service (CaaS) offering is the best fit for you? Here are the two questions you should ask before deciding which CaaS solution to adopt. CaaS refers to platforms that integrate ...
‘Containers-as-a-Service’ Is a Hot Trend

‘Containers-as-a-Service’ Is a Hot Trend

How do you know when a new concept or technology has truly achieved mainstream critical mass? When it gets converted to the ubiquitous “as-a-Service” alternative. Containers are still sort of the new ...
DockerCon Barcelona day 2 highlights

DockerCon Barcelona day 2 highlights

Well day 2 of DockerCon Barcelona is in the books and today’s highlights are primarily big news from Docker.  A major theme from Docker is the Containers-as-a-Service program they are rolling out ...