June 22, 2018

SUSE Gets Cloud Foundry Distro for Kubernetes Certified

Apr 30, 2018 0 368

The fact that the Cloud Foundry Foundation (CFF) has gotten around to certifying an instance of the Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environment from SUSE may not seem all that relevant. But when that PaaS has been encapsulated ...

IBM Experiments with Cloud Foundry on Kubernetes

Apr 23, 2018 0 477

IBM is moving to make an experimental instance of the Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environment available on the IBM Cloud Private that runs on top of Kubernetes. Cloud Foundry already has its own container orchestration engine known ...

SUSE Advances Kubernetes Integration with Cloud Foundry

Nov 29, 2017 0 1299

The rise of Kubernetes has kicked off a furious debate over to what degree a platform-as-a-service environment such as Cloud Foundry should be redesigned to take advantage of a platform designed from the ground up to support ...

Docker Inc. Embraces Kubernetes

Oct 17, 2017 0 889

At the DockerCon Europe 2017 conference, Docker Inc. announced it has made the Kubernetes container orchestration engine an equal citizen to Docker Swam within the context of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) container-as-a-service (CaaS) platform. David Messina, senior ...

SAP Deploys Vora 2.0 on Kubernetes

Oct 12, 2017 0 1111

More evidence emerged today that Kubernetes is rapidly evolving into a platform on which some of the largest enterprise applications will be deployed. SAP announced that Vora 2.0, a big data analytics platform based on a distribution ...

Cloud Foundry Embraces Kubernetes Runtime Environment

Oct 11, 2017 0 803

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 ...

Red Hat Aims to Scale Container Storage

Oct 9, 2017 0 535

Managing storage in a container environment presents some unique challenges: Not only is there more data being created faster, the number of microservices trying to call the same data increases exponentially. To enable IT organizations to rise ...

SAP Commits to Kubernetes Container Orchestrator

Sep 29, 2017 2 2441

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 0 864

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 1 1991

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 ...