August 21, 2017

CoreOS Deploys Latest Tectonic Kubernetes on Azure Cloud

Aug 18, 2017 0 120

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 ...

AWS Wants More Influence Over Container Standards

Aug 14, 2017 0 255

As the largest public cloud service in use, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is clearly home to more containers than just about anywhere else in IT. But AWS has always been a little skittish about containers. After all, ...

Red Hat Previews OpenShift Container Platform Additions

Aug 11, 2017 0 188

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 ...

CNCF, Packet Partner to Host Microservices on Bare Metal

Aug 10, 2017 0 218

One of the reasons public clouds are so popular with developers is that they allows developers to experiment easily. Developers can work on an application without having to engage an internal IT organization to provision hardware. But ...

Microsoft Automates Container Deployments on Azure

Jul 27, 2017 0 291

Microsoft this week moved to make it much easier to spin up instances of containers on a Microsoft Azure Cloud and be billed for on a per-second basis. Corey Sanders, director of compute for Azure, says Azure ...

Cloudify Orchestration Platform Forms Basis for New Company

Jul 27, 2017 0 304

How important have orchestration tools grown? Important enough for GigaSpaces to spin off Cloudify, which offers orchestration for containers, cloud applications and much more, into a company of its own. The move, which Cloudify announced July 27, ...

StackRox Unveils Security Platform for Containers

Jul 21, 2017 0 346

An IT security platform specifically designed for container environments was unveiled this week by StackRox. Wei Lien Dang, vice president of product for StackRox, says existing IT security platforms don’t provide any protection for containers or the ...

Google Extends Hybrid Appeal of Container Engine Cloud

Jul 13, 2017 0 276

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 ...