June 22, 2018

Docker Inc. CEO Lays Out Strategy

Jun 15, 2018 0 146

Docker Inc. CEO Steve Singh says his company’s singular focus on enabling IT organizations to lift and shift legacy applications into the cloud is starting to pay dividends. Docker Inc. is experiencing triple-digit growth in booking that ...

Qualys Dives into Container Security

Jun 15, 2018 0 141

Qualys at the DockerCon 2018 conference this week unfurled Qualys Container Security (CS), a cloud-based application that promises to make it easier to embed container security controls into DevOps processes. Hari Srinivasan, director of product management for ...

Containers: Building in the ‘Sec’ in DevOps

Jun 14, 2018 0 138

Containers are evolving to be a core element of the IT fabric, powering digital transformation. They offer a new level of abstraction to efficiently develop applications that can be moved across distributed environments. They can be easily ...

Combine Agility and Security with a Container-Native Approach

Jun 11, 2018 0 152

DevOps is all about speed and agility. The whole point is to remove barriers and roadblocks to enable teams and individuals to streamline productivity. That speed can’t come at the expense of security, though. Organizations need to ...

BMC Embraces Containers to Drive AI into IT Management

Jun 8, 2018 0 217

BMC this week launched a BMC Helix Cognitive Service Management offering that takes advantage of containers and Kubernetes clusters to enable IT organizations to deploy an IT management platform infused with cognitive computing capabilities anywhere. Nayaki Nayyar, ...

LINBIT to Bring Open Source Block Storage to Containers

Jun 1, 2018 0 276

Containerized applications now can access block storage typically accessed by high-performance storage systems supporting enterprise applications based on relational databases thanks to LINBIT. Available now in beta, LINSTOR is block storage software native to containers and is ...

Are Docker Containers Worth the Risk? Here’s How to Decide

May 31, 2018 0 304

Docker containers reduce some of the risks of application deployment. But they also add new ones. Assessing the extent to which Docker can reduce your application’s net risk is a key step in determining whether Docker is ...

Sysdig Containers Report Details Expanding Reliance

May 29, 2018 0 210

Containers initially came into use as a method to more efficiently deploy lightweight stateless applications. But a new containers report from container monitoring service provider Sysdig, based on the more than 90,000 containers it actively monitors, shows ...

When Not to Use a Container Orchestrator

May 25, 2018 0 385

Everyone likes to talk about Kubernetes, the container orchestrator. We spend less time, however, discussing whether there is a reason to use Kubernetes or another orchestrator in the first place for a given workload. That’s too bad, ...