Red Hat Presses Forward with System Containers

Red Hat Presses Forward with System Containers

Red Hat is moving to implement System Containers to reduce the number of components a developer needs to manage when employing a lightweight distribution of Linux. Lightweight distributions of Linux are being ...
Rancher Labs Embraces Kubernetes

Rancher Labs Embraces Kubernetes

Rancher Labs originally developed Cattle as an orchestration engine specifically optimized for Docker containers. Now, with its technical preview of the Rancher 2.0 management framework unveiled this week, the company is signaling it ...
OutSystems Charts Container Strategy

OutSystems Charts Container Strategy

At a NextStep 2017 conference this week, OutSystems signaled it will marry its low-code application development platform with containers. Gonçalo Borrêga, head of product for OutSystems, says the company will provide tools ...
High Correlation Between Containers and Node.js Usage Seen

High Correlation Between Containers and Node.js Usage Seen

There is a very high correlation between developers that have embraced Node.js to develop applications and usage of containers. A new survey of 1,405 IT professionals published by The Node.js Foundation finds ...
Oracle Addresses Container Issues for IT Operations

Oracle Addresses Container Issues for IT Operations

As part of an effort to raise its profile in the container community, Oracle has made available three open-source utilities intended to meet the needs of IT operations teams rather than individual ...
AppDynamics Delves Deeper into Container Performance

AppDynamics Delves Deeper into Container Performance

One of the primary reasons why many IT operations teams have tried to limit usage of Docker containers in a production environment is lack of visibility. Most IT organizations today rely on ...
Qualys Extends Monitoring Reach to Docker Containers

Qualys Extends Monitoring Reach to Docker Containers

At a Gartner Security and Risk Management conference today, Qualys announced it has extended its continuous monitoring service to support Docker containers. Qualys developed a container sensor that can be distributed as ...
Oracle Preps Managed Kubernetes Service

Oracle Preps Managed Kubernetes Service

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 ...
Forrester: Rise of Containers Forcing IT Automation

Forrester: Rise of Containers Forcing IT Automation

Now that 31 percent of IT organizations are deploying containers, Forrester Research says it’s only a matter of time before IT operations that continue to rely on manual process will be overwhelmed ...
Microsoft: Microservices Driving New Era of Computing

Microsoft: Microservices Driving New Era of Computing

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at the Microsoft Build 2017 conference this week told developers that a new era of computing enabled by the rise of microservices and artificial intelligence (AI) applications is ...