December 15, 2017

Microsoft: Higher Levels of Abstraction Needed

Oct 23, 2017 0 322

Now that a level of détente has been established between the Kubernetes community and supporters of rival approaches such as Docker Swarm, the focus of the container community needs to shift more toward making distributed systems easier ...

Cloud Foundry Embraces Kubernetes Runtime Environment

Oct 11, 2017 0 430

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 ...

SAP Commits to Kubernetes Container Orchestrator

Sep 29, 2017 2 1165

At its Tech-Ed 2017 conference this week, SAP made a major commitment to employing the Kubernetes container orchestration engine alongside the implemention of the Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service environment it already employs in the SAP Cloud Platform. SAP ...

Mirantis to Support Kubernetes on AWS

Sep 28, 2017 0 536

Mirantis made a name for itself by providing a curated distribution of the open-source OpenStack cloud management framework that organizations could deploy themselves or have Mirantis manage on their behalf. The company then extended those offerings to ...

Why PaaS vs. CaaS Is the Wrong Question to Ask

Sep 19, 2017 0 625

You’ve heard of platform as a service (PaaS). You’ve heard of containers as a service (CaaS). Wondering what the difference is between a PaaS and a CaaS, and which solution is best for deploying Dockerized applications? If ...

Pivotal Partners with VMware, Google on Kubernetes

Aug 29, 2017 0 438

The latest provider of managed implementation of Kubernetes clusters for deploying container applications is also a provider of a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environment based on software developed by the Cloud Foundry Foundation. Announced at the VMworld 2017 conference ...

Red Hat Extends Microsoft Alliance into Container Realm

Aug 23, 2017 0 445

Looking to extend an existing hybrid cloud computing alliance into the realm of containers, Red Hat and Microsoft this week announced integration between instances of Windows servers hosting containers and the Red Hat OpenShift platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environment. ...

Red Hat Previews OpenShift Container Platform Additions

Aug 11, 2017 0 471

An update to the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform made available this week includes a technology preview of service broker and service catalog technology originally developed by the Cloud Foundry Foundation. Also included are previews support for ...

CNCF, Packet Partner to Host Microservices on Bare Metal

Aug 10, 2017 0 468

One of the reasons public clouds are so popular with developers is that they allows developers to experiment easily. Developers can work on an application without having to engage an internal IT organization to provision hardware. But ...

Dynatrace Extends Container Reach

Jul 7, 2017 0 561

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 ...