October 21, 2017

Docker Inc. Embraces Kubernetes

Oct 17, 2017 0 253

At the DockerCon Europe 2017 conference, Docker Inc. announced it has made the Kubernetes container orchestration engine an equal citizen to Docker Swam within the context of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) container-as-a-service (CaaS) platform. David Messina, senior ...

SAP Deploys Vora 2.0 on Kubernetes

Oct 12, 2017 0 291

More evidence emerged today that Kubernetes is rapidly evolving into a platform on which some of the largest enterprise applications will be deployed. SAP announced that Vora 2.0, a big data analytics platform based on a distribution ...

Cloud Foundry Embraces Kubernetes Runtime Environment

Oct 11, 2017 0 231

The Cloud Foundry Foundation (CFF), at a Cloud Foundry Summit Europe conference, announced it will make the Cloud Foundry Container Runtime (CFCR) the default runtime for deploying applications on Kubernetes clusters, using the BOSH lifecycle management tools ...

Rate of Container Adoption Sparks Debate

Oct 6, 2017 0 287

There’s general agreement that containers have become one of the fastest emerging technologies to be adopted in the enterprise in recent memory. The debate now concerns that rate at which containers adoption is continuing to grow. A ...

Google Expands Container Cloud Services

Oct 3, 2017 0 292

As a cloud service provider Google is running a comfortable third place behind Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure. But as IT organizations begin to shift to microservices based on containers, Google is betting its Google ...

SAP Commits to Kubernetes Container Orchestrator

Sep 29, 2017 2 674

At its Tech-Ed 2017 conference this week, SAP made a major commitment to employing the Kubernetes container orchestration engine alongside the implemention of the Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service environment it already employs in the SAP Cloud Platform. SAP ...

Mirantis to Support Kubernetes on AWS

Sep 28, 2017 0 370

Mirantis made a name for itself by providing a curated distribution of the open-source OpenStack cloud management framework that organizations could deploy themselves or have Mirantis manage on their behalf. The company then extended those offerings to ...

Mendix Adds Kubernetes Support to Low-Code Platform

Sep 26, 2017 0 417

As a provider of a low-code application development environment, Mendix realized early on it could leverage investments being made by open-source software consortiums such as Cloud Foundry to lower its development costs and extend its appeal in ...

How Many CaaS Platforms Support Swarm? Not Many

Sep 18, 2017 1 367

If you want to use Docker Swarm mode to orchestrate containers, finding a container environment that supports Swarm can be tough. That begs the question: Is the future looking dim for Docker Swarm? Swarm, of course, is ...