August 23, 2017

What Kubernetes on Azure Means for Users and Docker

Mar 3, 2017 0 1125

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but Microsoft is continuing to shower the Docker community with love. The company recently announced official support for Kubernetes on Azure Container Service, a move that gives customers more choice and ...

IBM: Rate of Cloud Adoption Bodes Well for Microservices

Jan 30, 2017 0 771

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 0 863

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, ...

Microsoft Advances Container Agenda

Nov 30, 2016 0 828

Microsoft has delivered a series of updates on its microservices strategy spanning everything from a managed Azure Container Service (ACS) to Azure Functions that drive a serverless instance of the Microsoft cloud platform. The company announced a ...

CoreOS Taps Redspread Founders for Kubernetes

Oct 27, 2016 1 739

As an open-source container orchestration engine, Kubernetes enjoys broad industry support. The challenge is, it is a technology designed primarily for engineers by Google engineers. But since Google decided to make Kubernetes available as open-source code, a ...

Why Does Docker for Windows Matter?

Oct 19, 2016 0 1104

Last month, Docker and Microsoft partnered to bring official Docker container support to Windows. If you’re a developer, you may be asking, “Why?” Keep reading for some perspective. On its face, Docker’s ability to run natively on ...

Microsoft Formally Enters the Docker Container Era

Sep 26, 2016 1 1250

In what is certainly a historic day for the Docker container community and perhaps all of IT, Microsoft and Docker Inc. today announced a slew of initiatives built on top of a Docker Engine that is now ...

Mirantis Acquires TCP Cloud to Advance Kubernetes Ambitions

Sep 15, 2016 3 1128

Moving to accelerate the rate at which the OpenStack cloud platform can be hosted on the Kubernetes container orchestration platform, Mirantis today announced it has acquired TCP Cloud. Based in Prague, TCP Cloud provides managed services around ...

Microsoft Unveils Docker Container Monitoring Solution

Sep 5, 2016 0 2051

Microsoft has unveiled OMS Docker Container monitoring, signaling the company’s interest in delving deeper into the open-source container space. OMS Docker Container monitoring, which Microsoft announced during LinuxCon, is part of the company’s Operations Management Suite (OMS) series ...