December 15, 2017

OpenStack Foundation Launches Kata Container Project

Dec 6, 2017 0 232

The OpenStack Foundation announced this week that it is leading an effort to combine two existing open source projects to create a Kata class of containers that can be deployed on a lightweight version of the Kernel-based ...

Red Hat Makes Progress on System Containers

Dec 5, 2017 0 369

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, a distribution of Linux that ...

Red Hat Extends Services Reach of Container Platform

Nov 16, 2017 0 578

Red Hat this week extended the reach of the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform by adding an OpenShift Template Broker, which  makes it easier to discover any service created using templates that Red Hat includes to simplify ...

Red Hat Aims to Scale Container Storage

Oct 9, 2017 0 299

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 ...

Red Hat Presses Forward with System Containers

Oct 5, 2017 0 682

Red Hat is moving to implement System Containers to reduce the number of components a developer needs to manage when employing a lightweight distribution of Linux. Lightweight distributions of Linux are being employed more widely because more ...

Kubernetes 1.8 Brings Additional Security, Stability

Sep 29, 2017 0 763

The latest release of the Kubernetes container orchestration engine, which arrived this week, has something for almost everybody in the container community. In general, new Kubernetes 1.8 features fall into two broad categories: Most of the updates ...

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 ...

Red Hat Bolsters RHEL Atomic Host Security

Aug 7, 2017 0 514

One of the issues that hampers adoption of containers is concerns about security. Red Hat recently moved to allay some of those fears by adding support for a Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux) module, which originally was developed for ...