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Container Security Needs to Be Easy

Sep 8, 2016 0 2603

We are all familiar by now with the promised benefits of deploying applications with Docker containers. These include: Significant scalability and agility improvements, Predictable performance and resource isolation, and Application portability and rapid deployment. However, as more ...

Citrix Offers ADC Technology as a Free Container

Sep 7, 2016 0 1113

With developers increasingly calling the shots when it comes to what IT infrastructure will be used to support container applications, some IT infrastructure vendors are now going out of their way to expose developers to their technologies ...

Container Security: Why Bother?

Aug 31, 2016 0 1637

Are containers secure? Probably not. But knowing each approach’s strengths and risks—and available options—could help ease adoption. Such a decision requires two primary considerations: Containers do not provide the same level of isolation between apps running on ...

What Vine’s Registry Fiasco Means for Docker Security

Aug 4, 2016 1 1282

How secure are container registries? Not very secure if you make them public and hope no one guesses the URL where they’re hosted. That’s the lesson from the recent Docker registry security breach at Vine. The breach, ...

Twistlock Picks Up $10M to Secure Containers

Jul 8, 2016 0 808

Ever since Docker containers became popular with developers, the debate over how best to go about securing container applications in a production environment has raged. For many IT organizations, security concerns led them to deploy containers on ...

Container Drawbacks: When Not to Use Docker

Jun 30, 2016 0 6096

Containers from Docker and other vendors are trending pretty spectacularly right now. But they’re not a perfect solution for every type of infrastructure challenge. Like any other technology, they have their drawbacks. Here’s a look at times ...

Aqua Announces General Availability of Its Container Security Platform

May 18, 2016 0 629

Fortune 500 Beta Customers Validate Aqua’s Multilayered Approach to Protecting Software Containers Against Internal and External Threats Tel Aviv, Israel and San Francisco, CA –May 18, 2016 – Aqua Security™ (formerly named Scalock) today announced the company’s ...

CoreOS Adopts Security-Centric Approach to Containers

Mar 16, 2016 0 1197

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 ...

Container Security And The CDO

Mar 2, 2016 0 1188

The Chief Data Officer (CDO) has leapt into enterprise leadership as a permanent figure, guiding data management to ensure returns on the costs of precious data’s mere existence, including the price of its creation, warehousing, and protection. ...