October 22, 2017

Docker Inc. to Support Multiple Serverless Computing Frameworks

Oct 20, 2017 0 145

Docker Inc. plans to give customers the option to deploy one of several open-source serverless computing frameworks on top of the Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) container-as-a-service (CaaS) environment. Rather than attempting to lock customers into a specific ...

Kong Launches Enterprise Edition of API Platform

Oct 18, 2017 0 135

A newly rebranded Kong Inc., formerly known as Mashape, this week announced the availability of Kong Enterprise Edition, a version of the company’s open-source application programming interface (API) management platform that has been designed from the ground ...

Cloud Foundry Embraces Kubernetes Runtime Environment

Oct 11, 2017 0 237

The Cloud Foundry Foundation (CFF), at a Cloud Foundry Summit Europe conference, announced it will make the Cloud Foundry Container Runtime (CFCR) the default runtime for deploying applications on Kubernetes clusters, using the BOSH lifecycle management tools ...

Mesosphere Embraces Kubernetes for Container Orchestration

Sep 11, 2017 0 488

The team that developed the Marathon container orchestration engine is now throwing its weight behind Kubernetes. Mesosphere recently announced it is now providing access to a beta implementation of Kubernetes as an alternative to Marathon within its ...

What if Docker Wasn’t Open Source?

Sep 8, 2017 0 391

Would Docker be so popular if it wasn’t open source? That’s a question worth pondering if you want to understand just what has made Docker so successful. To be clear, cost is not the issue at stake ...

NGINX Extends Microservices Ambitions to App Servers

Sep 6, 2017 0 325

At the nginx.conf 2017 event today NGINX revealed that, as part of its push to embrace microservices based on containers, the longtime provider of open-source load balancing and web server software is now also providing IT organizations ...

Why Docker Won’t Kill Virtual Machines

Jul 19, 2017 0 573

Conventional wisdom posits that Docker containers are killing virtual machines. That’s an overstatement. VMware, KVM and other virtual machine platforms still have bright futures. Here’s why. There’s no doubt that Docker’s debut in 2013 changed the game ...

Why Did Docker Triumph Over Other Platforms?

Jul 12, 2017 0 692

Today, Docker is virtually synonymous with containers in the minds of many people. That’s because Docker has established a huge lead over alternative container platforms such as LXC and OpenVZ. Why? Keep reading for some insight. If ...

Dynatrace Extends Container Reach

Jul 7, 2017 0 473

There are a lot more types of containers being deployed in production environments than just Docker. In fact, one of the most widely employed types of containers employed in a production environment can be found in the ...

Using Google Trends to Chart Docker’s Rise to Fame

Jul 6, 2017 0 605

There’s no question that Docker containers have become extremely popular in a short period of time. But just how quickly has Docker risen to fame? That’s an interesting question to ponder—and one that Google Trends can help ...