August 20, 2017

Kubernetes 1.6 Spans 5,000 Nodes, Standardizes Runtime

Mar 29, 2017 0 624

At the CloudNativeCon + Kubecon Europe 2017 conference this week, Kubernetes 1.6 update was released. This latest version can span 5,000 nodes and hardens many of the features enterprise IT organizations require. Dan Gillespie, release manager for ...

Mashape Looks to Strengthen Kong API Gateway for Microservices

Mar 28, 2017 0 821

Gateways that facilitate integration across application programming interfaces (APIs) are the engines that have driven the API economy for much of the past decade. But as IT organizations increasingly embrace microservices, some suggest that many of the ...

Your Monolithic Apps Can Run on Docker, Too

Feb 24, 2017 0 1156

If you think you can’t run your legacy monolithic app using Docker, think again. While microservices apps are best-suited for Docker, there’s no reason you can’t benefit from Docker with a monolithic app, too. It’s a common ...

SAP Looks to Microservices to Advance Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Feb 17, 2017 0 911

At its recent Capital Markets Day SAP executives told industry analysts that microservices will soon emerge as a core technology that will enable the company to leapfrog competitors in implementing a multi-cloud strategy. Bernd Leukert, a member ...

Should You Migrate to Docker Containers? Not Always

Feb 16, 2017 0 1126

Docker containers are one of the most popular things in IT right now. But you probably learned in kindergarten that what is popular is not always right. So before jumping on the container train, you should make ...

IBM: Rate of Cloud Adoption Bodes Well for Microservices

Jan 30, 2017 0 769

Just about every IT organization realizes by now that making the transition to the cloud is a journey. It begins with a few small steps involving a few software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications and firing up a few virtual ...

Oracle Hybrid Cloud Revolves Around Microservices Runtime

Jan 19, 2017 0 858

At the core of Oracle’s hybrid cloud computing strategy is an approach to containers that relies on a management plane residing in the network rather than in the hypervisor. At its CloudWorld event this week, Thomas Kurian, ...

The 4 Biggest Challenges Facing Docker

Jan 17, 2017 2 1800

Docker containers are immensely popular. But like any popular platform, Docker has its limitations and challenges. Here’s a look at four ways in which Docker could improve. There is no doubt that Docker has matured impressively over ...

Wercker Adds Managed Virtual Pipelines to CI/CD Service

Dec 13, 2016 0 617

They say the journey is its own reward. But when it comes to making the shift to entirely new approaches to building and deploying applications, many organizations prefer to focus on the outcome. With that segment of ...