CNCF Advances Serverless Frameworks for Kubernetes

CNCF Advances Serverless Frameworks for Kubernetes

The melding of containers and serverless computing frameworks advanced this week with the release of a CloudEvents v0.1 draft specification crafted by the Serverless Working Group within the Cloud Native Computing Foundation ...
Navigating Containers, Functions and Serverless

Navigating Containers, Functions and Serverless

 Containers, functions and serverless development have transformed the way we think about modern computing, each contributing to a more flexible, reliable IT environment. However, confusion around the differences—and how to utilize the ...
Microsoft Serverless Computing to Container

Microsoft Brings Serverless Computing to Containers

Serverless computing based on containers took a step forward this week, as Microsoft made Azure Container Instances (ACI) generally available on the Microsoft Azure cloud. ACI is a serverless computing framework based ...
CNCF Serverless Computing Frameworks

CNCF Explains Role of Serverless Computing Frameworks

Just about every serverless computing framework of any consequence make use of containers as the enabling technology on which an event-driven architecture gets built. To help IT organizations get a better handle ...
Serverless Computing Security Challenges

Serverless Computing Security Challenges

Serverless computing is the next big thing in the world of microservices and DevOps. It’s also creating some big new security challenges. On the surface, you might think that serverless makes security ...
JS Foundation Serverless Computing

JS Foundation Aims to Accelerate Serverless Computing Adoption

Most implementations of serverless computing frameworks are based on an event-driven architecture that is itself based on microservices enabled by containers. The JS Foundation is now moving to make those frameworks more ...
Will 2018 Be the Year of Serverless Computing?

Will 2018 Be the Year of Serverless Computing?

Serverless computing is not new, but it has yet to assume as much importance as containers. Will that change in 2018? The recent KubeCon event suggests serverless is about to explode as ...
Microsoft Makes Serverless Frameworks More Accessible

Microsoft Makes Serverless Frameworks More Accessible

At the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2017 conference this week, Microsoft updated its Kubernetes connector dubbed Virtual Kubelet, which provides a simpler means to invoke serverless computing frameworks without having to master a ...
3 Topics that Will Shape the Future of Containers

3 Topics that Will Shape the Future of Containers

Docker is mainstream. Kubernetes is everywhere. Where does the container ecosystem go from here? Keep reading for a look at what’s next in the world of containers and microservices. Just a few ...
Docker Inc. to Support Multiple Serverless Computing Frameworks

Docker Inc. to Support Multiple Serverless Computing Frameworks

Docker Inc. plans to give customers the option to deploy one of several open-source serverless computing frameworks on top of the Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) container-as-a-service (CaaS) environment. Rather than attempting to ...