December 15, 2017

Tackling Security with Container Deployments

Dec 15, 2017 0 66

Companies are leveraging containers on a massive scale to rapidly package and deliver software applications. But it can be difficult for organizations to get a clear understanding of the components and dependencies in their container images. Development ...

Buoyant Adds Open Source Service Mesh for Kubernetes

Dec 13, 2017 0 129

As IT organizations begin to deploy microservices at scale on Kubernetes clusters, many of them are discovering the need for a service mesh to more easily manage them. Buoyant, at the Kubecon + CloudNativeCon 2017 conference, unveiled ...

3 Topics that Will Shape the Future of Containers

Dec 7, 2017 0 365

Docker is mainstream. Kubernetes is everywhere. Where does the container ecosystem go from here? Keep reading for a look at what’s next in the world of containers and microservices. Just a few years ago, the question of ...

OpenStack Foundation Launches Kata Container Project

Dec 6, 2017 0 232

The OpenStack Foundation announced this week that it is leading an effort to combine two existing open source projects to create a Kata class of containers that can be deployed on a lightweight version of the Kernel-based ...

Red Hat Makes Progress on System Containers

Dec 5, 2017 0 369

The push to modular operating systems constructed of microservices based on multiple types of container technologies is making progress as Red Hat gears up to deliver the server edition of Fedora 26, a distribution of Linux that ...

Platform9 to Spur Hybrid Cloud Adoption Using Kubernetes

Dec 4, 2017 0 315

Kubernetes running on multiple platforms clearly has the potential to significantly advance hybrid cloud computing by making it easier to move workloads between on-premises and public cloud computing environments. To advance that goal, Platform9 is now extending ...

AWS Shows Love for Containers and Kubernetes

Dec 1, 2017 0 277

Amazon Web Services, at the AWS re:invent 2017 conference, moved to make it much simpler to employ containers on its public cloud with the launch of AWS Fargate, a service that provides direct access to a container ...

5 Bad Reasons to Use Containers

Dec 1, 2017 0 475

Containers, Docker and Kubernetes are all great things. But they’re not the right fit for all situations. Here are five bad reasons for migrating workloads to containers. For the purposes of this discussion, I assume you’re currently ...

Sumo Logic Combines Docker and Kubernetes Analytics

Nov 27, 2017 0 273

At the AWS re:Invent 2017 conference today, Sumo Logic unfurled an instance of its machine data analytics service that combines analysis of log data generated by Docker containers and the Kubernetes cluster they are deployed on. Kalyan ...

Chef Extends Alliance with AWS to Containers

Nov 22, 2017 0 268

Amazon Web Services (AWS) makes available a managed instance of the IT automation framework from Chef to simplify DevOps management. Now the two companies have now extended that alliance to include integration between Chef’s Habitat Builder tool ...