December 16, 2017

OpenStack Foundation Launches Kata Container Project

Dec 6, 2017 0 237

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 0 184

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 0 765

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 0 387

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 0 472

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 2 863

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 0 364

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 ...

Oracle Preps Managed Kubernetes Service

Jun 6, 2017 0 799

At the CoreOS Fest 2017 conference last week, Oracle announced it will be making available instances of CoreOS Container Linux on its public cloud in addition to committing to providing access to a Kubernetes container orchestration platform ...

CoreOS Unfurls Hybrid Kubernetes Cloud Initiative

May 31, 2017 0 628

At the CoreOS Fest 2017 conference today, CoreOS outlined a hybrid cloud computing strategy based on Kubernetes clusters deployed on public clouds and on-premises. CoreOS CEO Alex Polvi says one of the reasons hybrid cloud computing has ...

CoreOS Makes Installing Kubernetes Easier

May 15, 2017 0 940

Kubernetes clusters may have a well-deserved reputation for being a challenge to set up. Which is why some vendors are developing tools that make it simpler to deploy and manage Kubernetes. The latest example of those tools ...