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Talos Systems Delivers OS Optimized for Kubernetes

Talos Systems today made available a beta release of its Talos operating system (OS) optimized to run Kubernetes clusters. Company CEO Timothy Gerla says unlike other lightweight distributions of Linux, Talos OS ...
Red Hat Makes Progress on System Containers

Red Hat Makes Progress on System Containers

The push to modular operating systems constructed of microservices based on multiple types of container technologies is making progress as Red Hat gears up to deliver the server edition of Fedora 26, ...
Cumulus Networks Takes on Container Networking Challenge

Cumulus Networks Takes on Container Networking Challenge

As containers proliferate across the enterprise, a case is now being made for moving more networking functions on to the host where those containers reside. As such, Cumulus Networks has created the ...
How to Make Docker Containers Faster and Improve Performance

How to Make Docker Containers Faster and Improve Performance

Your Docker containers are already fast, at least compared to virtual machines. But what if you want to make them even faster? Here are strategies for optimizing Docker container speed and performance ...
Which OS Is Best for Docker? Here's How to Decide

Which OS Is Best for Docker? Here’s How to Decide

What’s the best operating system for hosting Docker containers? That’s a loaded question. Here’s a guide to answering it. The question is loaded because, well, people tend to have strong opinions about ...
Container Antipatterns: 5 Mistakes to Avoid when Using Docker

Container Antipatterns: 5 Mistakes to Avoid when Using Docker

To get the most out of Docker containers, it’s important to avoid mistakes that DevOps teams sometimes make when migrating to Docker. Here are the top five common Docker mistakes to avoid ...
5 Use Cases for System Containers Powered by LXD or OpenVZ

5 Use Cases for System Containers Powered by LXD or OpenVZ

You know all about use cases for Docker containers. But what about system container platforms such as OpenVZ and LXD? Keep reading for system container use cases. System containers are designed to ...
Comparing OpenVZ and LXD Linux System Container Platforms

Comparing OpenVZ and LXD Linux System Container Platforms

OpenVZ and LXD, which enable you to run a complete operating system inside a container, are not very different. But is one system container platform better than the other? Here’s a comparison ...