September 23, 2017

Jails, LXC and Beyond: Container Platform Round-Up

Jul 14, 2017 0 330

You know Docker. But do you know all of the other container platforms out there? Here’s the long list of container frameworks worth knowing about today, from LXC and OpenVZ to rkt. To many people, Docker is ...

Why Did Docker Triumph Over Other Platforms?

Jul 12, 2017 0 602

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 ...

Additional CoreOS Funding to Drive Enterprise Container Adoption

May 11, 2016 0 912

Now that CoreOS has announced that it has picked up and additional $28 million in financing the company plans to pay more attention to making microservices environments built on top of the Kubernetes container orchestration framework truly ...

CoreOS Adopts Security-Centric Approach to Containers

Mar 16, 2016 0 1237

What’s the big difference between CoreOS and Docker? The belief that the greatest dividends to be reaped from containers is security. That, at least, was the message from CoreOS CEO Alex Polvi in a recent talk about ...

CoreOS Debuts Version 1.0 of rkt Open Source Container System

Feb 5, 2016 0 1068

CoreOS‘s answer to Docker containers, rkt, hit version 1.0 this week, signaling the beginning of what CoreOS hopes will become widespread adoption of its open source container platform within the enterprise. CoreOS began developing rkt (short for ...

CoreOS Delivers rkt Container Runtime 1.0: Ready for Production

Feb 4, 2016 0 734

Software container infrastructure company delivers rkt container runtime 1.0 for security, efficiency and composability for production environments in the enterprise Robust rkt ecosystem emerges to make running rkt in production simple   San Francisco – February 4, ...

CoreOS teams with Intel to make Rocket containers more secure

Sep 2, 2015 0 2105

CoreOS is working with Intel to make its container platform more secure. CoreOS recently revealed that it is adding support for Intel Clear Containers to its Rocket (rkt) container environment. Containers have taken the world by storm ...

Containers: Passing fad or tech nirvana?

Jul 7, 2015 3 2389

Linux containers are hot right now in software development. But are they just a passing fad or something more substantial? I’m reminded of a childhood experience that might help make the answer more clear. One year a ...