continuous testing

Containers and Kubernetes For Continuous Testing

Software services architected as microservices, packaged in containers, and orchestrated with Kubernetes changes the game for continuous testing because of the excellent alignment with the five tenets of continuous testing. The DevOps ...
Linkerd service mesh

How Linkerd Approaches Extensibility

Balancing minimalism with the pressure to deliver new features is not a concern unique to service mesh. It’s a question any team overseeing well-adopted open-source software must address at some point. Still, ...
Lightbend AWS container

Lightbend Akka Platform now on Amazon EKS

Lightbend today announced that the Akka platform it built for deploying distributed cloud-native applications is now available on the Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Services (EKS). Mark Brewer, CEO, Lightbend, says for the first ...
Solo.io Istio Service Mesh

Solo.io Delivers Istio Management Framework

Solo.io today announced general availability of a framework for managing the open source Istio service mesh deployed on top of Kubernetes clusters. Idit Levine, Solo.io CEO, says Gloo Mesh Enterprise includes a ...
Jetstack

Jetstack Automates Kubernetes Certificate Management

Jetstack, a unit of Venafi, launched a platform dubbed Jetstack Secure through which IT teams can automate the management of certificates in Kubernetes environments. Matt Bates, Jetstack CTO, says that as more ...
Nexus VMware Microservices Containers App Architecture Revolution

VMware Makes Persistent Data Available Via Kubernetes API

VMware announced today general availability of a vSAN Data Persistence Platform, through which Kubernetes clusters will be able to access data stored in VMware platforms. Developed in collaboration with Cloudian and MinIO, ...
Microservices

Survey Shows Microservices Prefer Key-Value, NoSQL Databases

A survey conducted by IDC suggests the rise of microservices is driving a significant expansion in the number of databases that IT teams will need to manage in the cloud-native era. The survey, conducted ...
service mesh

Best of 2020: When To Use – and Not To Use – Microservices

As we close out 2020, we at Container Journal wanted to highlight the five most popular articles of the year. Following is the first in our series of the Best of 2020 ...
New Relic Pixie Labs

New Relic Acquires Pixie Labs for Kubernetes Visibility

New Relic has announced its intent to acquire Pixie Labs, a startup that has developed an observability platform that runs natively on Kubernetes. Pixie Labs CEO Zain Asgar, who is also adjunct ...
GitHub Red Hat

Red Hat Brings GitHub Actions to OpenShift

Ret Hat today announced that the Red Hat OpenShift platform is now more integrated with GitHub Actions, a framework through which code residing in a repository can be pushed out more easily ...