Docker Networking Q&A Posted

2016-01-31T21:02:41+00:00

Docker just posted the Q&A from their recent Docker Networking webinar. This Docker webinar Q&A features Mike Coleman, Technical Marketing Engineer at Docker, Inc., discussing how "Docker solutions can help your organization build, ship and run applications, while making networking seriously easy." Follow the link below for the Q&A, plus links to the recorded webinar. [...]

Docker Networking Q&A Posted 2016-01-31T21:02:41+00:00

Wercker Open Source Release

2016-01-31T15:54:53+00:00

Wercker just announced a $4.5 million funding round and the release of its command line interface (CLI) as an open source tool on GitHub. Wercker tools help automate code testing and deployment. The tools feature integration with Docker. Follow the link below for a complete write-up from VentureBeat: WERCKER OPEN SOURCE

Wercker Open Source Release 2016-01-31T15:54:53+00:00

Switch building largest data center in Thailand

2016-01-31T15:38:33+00:00

Switch, a Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) founding member, is building a major ($300 million) data center in Thailand. This SUPERNAP Thailand will be the largest data center in the Kingdom, with capacity for 6000+ data server racks. Follow the link below for a complete write-up from VegasTech: SWITCH THAILAND

Switch building largest data center in Thailand 2016-01-31T15:38:33+00:00

Even Smaller: Docker, Inc. Acquires Unikernel Systems

2016-01-25T20:31:01+00:00

Docker is changing the game again. Less than three years ago, Docker, Inc. released Docker 1.0, an open-source project that would make containerized architecture accessible for everyone. Containers have taken the devops world by storm, and the efficiency gains and reduced configuration burden they provide have made them a clear alternative to traditional architecture. Now [...]

Even Smaller: Docker, Inc. Acquires Unikernel Systems 2016-01-25T20:31:01+00:00

Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated on Google Cloud

2016-01-24T21:49:19+00:00

Red Hat's OpenShift Dedicated service for running containers -- originally hosted on Amazon EC2 -- will now be available on Google Cloud Platform. The collaboration may complement the use of Kubernetes and further Google's plans to create an open source hybrid cloud environment (which had previously lacked a private cloud component). Follow the link below [...]

Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated on Google Cloud 2016-01-24T21:49:19+00:00

Docker an InfoWorld Technology of the Year

2016-01-24T21:21:00+00:00

Docker has been named an InfoWorld "Technology of the Year" for its functionality and influence, as well as the progress it has made over the past year (improved storage, networking, and security). Follow the link below for a complete write-up from InfoWorld: DOCKER INFOWORLD AWARD

Docker an InfoWorld Technology of the Year 2016-01-24T21:21:00+00:00

Switch Commits to 100% Renewable Energy

2016-01-23T15:12:30+00:00

Switch, a Cloud Native Computing Foundation member and Nevada-based company, is now the world's largest 100% green colocation data center, with 100% of power coming from renewable sources. The move further solidifies Switch as a leader for sustainability in the data center industry, and in Southern Nevada. Follow the link below for a complete write-up [...]

Switch Commits to 100% Renewable Energy 2016-01-23T15:12:30+00:00

Intro to Containers at Container Summit (NYC – 2/9/16)

2016-01-21T13:16:09+00:00

IT professionals get invited to a lot of conferences. There's the big cons (Black Hat, DEFCON, InterOps), the vendor-specific (but still huge) stuff like re:Invent, the small niche stuff no one's ever heard of, and the industry-specific, region-specific, public, private, commercial and government smattering of summits, symposiums, trade shows and expos we all know and [...]

Intro to Containers at Container Summit (NYC – 2/9/16) 2016-01-21T13:16:09+00:00

Docker 1.10 Changes Image And Filesystem Data Storage

2016-01-20T22:20:10+00:00

With their 1.10 release, Docker has changed the way Docker Engine stores images and filesystem data in containers. The changes allow for more security, better data integrity, and fewer ID collisions. However, upgrading old images will require a migration step. Docker is offering a migration tool to minimize downtime during this step. Check out the [...]

Docker 1.10 Changes Image And Filesystem Data Storage 2016-01-20T22:20:10+00:00