Containers in Multicloud Environments

Challenges of Monitoring Containers in Multicloud Environments

Containers can deliver flexibility and optimization for development cycles, but an enterprise rarely deploys only one cloud type in their environment; most leverage containers across multiple environments. In the context of such ...
Pose Security Challenges

IBM’s Container Efforts Powerful, But Pose Security Challenges

IT organizations may not have the requisite security controls to take advantage of new container-related tools and services IBM announced this month. Traditional on-premises security tools, even those configured to ward off ...
CNCF Delivers Robust Prometheus Container Monitoring

CNCF Delivers Robust Prometheus Container Monitoring

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 ...
How Docker Changes Everything (Not Just Deployment)

How Docker Changes Everything (Not Just Deployment)

At their core, Docker containers are just a new way to deploy applications. But their implications for the software world extend much further than just application deployment. Here’s how Docker changes monitoring, ...
Black Duck: To Keep Containers Secure, Monitor Your App Code, Too

Black Duck: To Keep Containers Secure, Monitor Your App Code, Too

The key to keeping containers secure is to think about the software running inside them, not just the software that hosts them. That’s the message Black Duck Software is aiming to send ...
Docker Containers are Great, But They Add Complexity

Docker Containers are Great, But They Add Complexity

Docker increases app flexibility, but it also adds complexity in many ways. To migrate successfully to containers, you need to have a plan for handling that additional complexity. Docker adds flexibility because ...
CNCF Stabilizes Prometheus Monitoring API

CNCF Stabilizes Prometheus Monitoring API

Just about everybody in IT would agree that some degree of monitoring for containers will be required as more of them find their way into production environments. There’s much less agreement about ...
ThousandEyes Integrates Docker Containers and Network Monitoring

ThousandEyes Integrates Docker Containers and Network Monitoring

Network monitoring company ThousandEyes has become the latest vendor to integrate Docker containers into a commercial product. This week, the company announced that one of its monitoring tools, Enterprise Agents, can now ...
Challenges to Docker Monitoring Relieved, Ruxit Claims

Challenges to Docker Monitoring Relieved, Ruxit Claims

A joint survey from O’Reilly and Ruxit says that container monitoring (including Docker monitoring) is an important issue and a challenge for Docker users, according to Ruxit. Sponsored surveys seem to provide ...
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