June 22, 2018

Red Hat Details Container Strategy

May 9, 2018 0 384

During its Red Hat Summit 2018 conference, Red Hat filled in some of the gaps in its container strategy in the wake of acquiring CoreOS at the beginning of this year. Over the next few months, the ...

Red Hat’s Acquisition of CoreOS: 4 Reasons Why

Feb 13, 2018 0 1073

Red Hat’s CoreOS acquisition is the current talk of the container world. Why did an open source giant (Red Hat) buy the vendor of an increasingly obscure open source operating system (Container Linux)?  Here are four possible ...

Red Hat Acquires CoreOS to Drive Kubernetes Adoption

Jan 31, 2018 0 726

Red Hat moved to expand the intellectual capital it can bring to bear regarding containers and the Kubernetes platform by acquiring CoreOS for $250 million. The two companies expect to close the deal today. Ashesh Badani, vice ...

OpenStack Foundation Launches Kata Container Project

Dec 6, 2017 0 754

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 ...

CoreOS Extends Kubernetes Management Reach

Dec 6, 2017 0 575

CoreOS today announced it is extending the tools it developed to automate the deployment of its Tectonic distribution of Kubernetes to third-party tools and applications. Reza Shaffi, vice president of product for CoreOS, says IT organizations can ...

Kubernetes 1.8 Brings Additional Security, Stability

Sep 29, 2017 0 1335

The latest release of the Kubernetes container orchestration engine, which arrived this week, has something for almost everybody in the container community. In general, new Kubernetes 1.8 features fall into two broad categories: Most of the updates ...

CoreOS Deploys Latest Tectonic Kubernetes on Azure Cloud

Aug 18, 2017 0 644

As part of a previously announced hybrid cloud computing strategy based on Kubernetes, CoreOS announced this week it is adding support for deploying its curated Tectonic instance of Kubernetes on the Microsoft Azure cloud. In addition, CoreOS ...

Red Hat Previews OpenShift Container Platform Additions

Aug 11, 2017 0 768

An update to the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform made available this week includes a technology preview of service broker and service catalog technology originally developed by the Cloud Foundry Foundation. Also included are previews support for ...

Container Security: Who’s Doing It and How It Will Evolve

Jul 25, 2017 2 1375

As Docker has grown in popularity, so has the number of container security platforms available to help harden Docker environments against attack. Here’s an overview of the container security landscape today and how it is likely to ...

OCI Specification Gets Ratified

Jul 19, 2017 0 599

With the ratification of an Open Container Initiative 1.0 (OCI) specification announced today by The Linux Foundation, IT organizations now should have greater confidence in the fact that container images will be portable across multiple classes of ...