June 22, 2018

IBM Extends Kubernetes Across Cloud Availability Zones

Jun 18, 2018 0 141

IBM is continuing to embrace Kubernetes as a core cloud service by making the container orchestration platform available across multiple availability zones. That extension is part of an expansion of the IBM Cloud service into 18 additional ...

Rackspace Adds Managed Kubernetes Service

May 18, 2018 0 263

Rackspace this week unfurled an ambitious effort to manage instances of Kubernetes clusters wherever they are deployed through a managed Kubernetes service. Scott Crenshaw, executive vice president and general manager for private clouds at Rackspace, says the ...

Codefresh Adds Helm Managed Service

Feb 22, 2018 0 451

Codefresh at the Helm Summit 2018 conference this week unfurled a managed service that combines the open source Helm tools for deploying microservices based on containers with testing tools that validate those microservices before being deployed in ...

Platform9 to Spur Hybrid Cloud Adoption Using Kubernetes

Dec 4, 2017 0 780

Kubernetes running on multiple platforms clearly has the potential to significantly advance hybrid cloud computing by making it easier to move workloads between on-premises and public cloud computing environments. To advance that goal, Platform9 is now extending ...

StackPointCloud Unfurls Managed Kubernetes Service

Sep 14, 2017 0 595

As IT organizations embrace cloud-native applications based on microservices, many of them are starting to question the degree to which they want to manage IT infrastructure versus devoting more resources to building and deploying applications. To help ...

Red Hat Delivers OpenShift as Cloud Service

Jul 13, 2017 0 2173

Red Hat expanded its reach into the realm of managed services this week with the launch of Red Hat OpenShift Online, an instance of the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform delivered as a cloud service managed by ...

Mirantis Ties Kubernetes, OpenStack in Managed Service

Apr 21, 2017 0 1216

At the Dockercon 2017 conference this week Mirantis moved to tie Kubernetes and OpenStack more tightly together via a managed cloud service that enables IT organizations to manage both platforms via a single console. Boris Renksi, chief ...

IBM Predicts Container Sprawl Will Force DevOps Issues

Apr 5, 2017 0 1054

IBM has discovered that the surest path to container and microservices sprawl is to not have sound DevOps processes in place before adopting them. Angel Diaz, vice president of Cloud Technology and Architecture for IBM, says the ...

Weaveworks Unfurls Managed CI/CD Service for Microservices

Mar 31, 2017 2 2838

As more organizations opt to deploy container applications in the cloud, the processes used to build them are following suit. This week at the CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Europe 2017 conference Weaveworks announced the general availability of Weave ...

Platform9 Adds Kubernetes SaaS Solution. How Novel Is It?

Jan 24, 2017 0 1185

Do we need more Kubernetes as a service? Platform9 thinks so. This week, the company introduced what it calls the first implementation of Kubernetes as a managed service. Kubernetes, of course, is a popular open-source orchestration engine ...