December 15, 2017

CoreOS Extends Kubernetes Management Reach

Dec 6, 2017 0 181

CoreOS today announced it is extending the tools it developed to automate the deployment of its Tectonic distribution of Kubernetes to third-party tools and applications. Reza Shaffi, vice president of product for CoreOS, says IT organizations can ...

Red Hat Makes Progress on System Containers

Dec 5, 2017 0 369

The push to modular operating systems constructed of microservices based on multiple types of container technologies is making progress as Red Hat gears up to deliver the server edition of Fedora 26, a distribution of Linux that ...

5 Bad Reasons to Use Containers

Dec 1, 2017 0 475

Containers, Docker and Kubernetes are all great things. But they’re not the right fit for all situations. Here are five bad reasons for migrating workloads to containers. For the purposes of this discussion, I assume you’re currently ...

Dealing with the ‘Gotchas’ When Deploying Microservices

Nov 28, 2017 0 777

It can be said that microservices have created a great disturbance in the force when it comes to building apps and the monolithic 3-tier development architecture that we’ve known so well for many years. In a microservice ...

Sumo Logic Combines Docker and Kubernetes Analytics

Nov 27, 2017 0 273

At the AWS re:Invent 2017 conference today, Sumo Logic unfurled an instance of its machine data analytics service that combines analysis of log data generated by Docker containers and the Kubernetes cluster they are deployed on. Kalyan ...

Red Hat Extends Services Reach of Container Platform

Nov 16, 2017 0 578

Red Hat this week extended the reach of the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform by adding an OpenShift Template Broker, which  makes it easier to discover any service created using templates that Red Hat includes to simplify ...

CNCF Delivers Robust Prometheus Container Monitoring

Nov 10, 2017 0 280

While every IT administrator intuitively accepts the idea that monitoring adds the value, the cost of instrumenting and monitoring every application has proven to be prohibitive. As a result, only a small percentage of applications running in ...

IBM Extends Container Storage Support

Nov 6, 2017 0 290

As the number of stateful applications being developed using Docker containers increases, a battle has broken out among storage vendors anxious to grab a share of an emerging class of workloads. The latest vendor to extend the ...

Why A Successful Microservices Strategy Starts with DevOps

Oct 30, 2017 0 1172

 We started 2017 with predictions on what the year will bring for enterprise DevOps adoption, and as we approach the end of the year, we have seen more enterprises using DevOps-leading practices to both help keep up ...

Microsoft Previews Managed Kubernetes Service on Azure

Oct 26, 2017 0 408

As part of an effort to eliminate a Kubernetes management tax, Microsoft previewed a managed instance of Kubernetes clusters running on Azure that it will manage on behalf of customers for free. In addition, the company promised ...