September 23, 2017

OCI Specification Gets Ratified

Jul 19, 2017 0 251

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 ...

Google Extends Hybrid Appeal of Container Engine Cloud

Jul 13, 2017 0 339

In terms of advancing container adoption, Google has been at the forefront, thanks mainly to its work on developing the Kubernetes container orchestration framework. The company this week moved to make those investments more accessible to a ...

Using Google Trends to Chart Docker’s Rise to Fame

Jul 6, 2017 0 531

There’s no question that Docker containers have become extremely popular in a short period of time. But just how quickly has Docker risen to fame? That’s an interesting question to ponder—and one that Google Trends can help ...

IBM Teams up with Google, Lyft to Advance Container Networks

May 26, 2017 0 459

While some progress has been made in creating a standard network interface for containers, the level of interoperability between containers themselves and other types of computing platforms still leaves much to be desired. At the Gluecon 2017 ...

SUSE Preps CaaS Platform Atop Kubernetes

Apr 12, 2017 0 1398

Now that IT organizations are getting more comfortable with containers, IT vendors are starting to position themselves to provide the frameworks through which all those containers will be managed. SUSE has become the latest to join the ...

IBM Working with Google, Lyft on Microservices Management

Apr 7, 2017 0 648

IBM is partnering with Google and Lyft on developing microservice management infrastructure for applications built on top of Kubernetes. At the same time, IBM is working on extending a framework for managing clusters in a way that ...

What Kubernetes on Azure Means for Users and Docker

Mar 3, 2017 0 1228

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but Microsoft is continuing to shower the Docker community with love. The company recently announced official support for Kubernetes on Azure Container Service, a move that gives customers more choice and ...

CoreOS Taps Redspread Founders for Kubernetes

Oct 27, 2016 1 790

As an open-source container orchestration engine, Kubernetes enjoys broad industry support. The challenge is, it is a technology designed primarily for engineers by Google engineers. But since Google decided to make Kubernetes available as open-source code, a ...

Google Pledges to Integrate Apigee with Kubernetes

Sep 20, 2016 0 1325

In a move that telegraphs its cloud ambitions with application integration, Google acquired Apigee for $625 million not only to gain access to an API management platform as a service, but also to integrate Apigee with the ...