Interop Container Events – It’s Not Too Late To Register!

2016-04-30T08:06:15+00:00

We know what you're thinking. You've heard about the myriad Interop container events during this year's Interop -- about the Container Summit, the Docker training, the after hours container party and the Las Vegas Docker Meetup -- and you're thinking, "I hope it's not too late to get registered." Well you're in luck! Because even [...]

Interop Container Events – It’s Not Too Late To Register! 2016-04-30T08:06:15+00:00

Upcoming Tianon Gravi Container Summit Presentation

2016-04-26T12:02:37+00:00

VegasTech just posted a great article about InfoSiftr's SVP of Operations, Tianon Gravi -- a Docker Core Maintainer, OCI Technical Developer Community member, and Debian Project member. The article outlines Tianon's upcoming Container Summit presentation, "Docker Dos and Don'ts." Follow the link below for the complete article from VegasTech: TIANON GRAVI TALK

Upcoming Tianon Gravi Container Summit Presentation 2016-04-26T12:02:37+00:00

InfoSiftr’s Container Summit Docker Training

2016-04-26T11:50:45+00:00

VegasTech just did a great writeup on our upcoming Container Summit Docker training, May 2, 2016 at The Innevation Center. This event will be the day before Interop Container Summit. Please follow the link below for the complete writeup from VegasTech, or, for more information, review all container events during Interop. VEGASTECH INFOSIFTR ARTICLE

InfoSiftr’s Container Summit Docker Training 2016-04-26T11:50:45+00:00

Interop – Multiple Container Events Available

2016-04-24T20:45:16+00:00

Interop is the technology conference for IT professionals in networking and infrastructure, and this year they're holding a Container Summit, May 3, at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas (full Container Summit Agenda here). But the fun doesn't stop there. Infosiftr, QualiSystems, Joyent and others have seen to it that those in town for “containers” will have [...]

Interop – Multiple Container Events Available 2016-04-24T20:45:16+00:00

USDA Docker Usage

2016-04-24T15:47:10+00:00

Ron Williams just shared a great example of USDA Docker usage on the Docker blog. According to Williams, the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) manages 40+ websites with 100 million+ monthly views. They're in the process of implementing Docker and have already seen some major cost savings. Follow the link below for Ron Williams' [...]

USDA Docker Usage 2016-04-24T15:47:10+00:00

SYNNEX to be Major Docker Distributor

2016-04-24T13:47:10+00:00

SYNNEX Corporation – a solutions distributor with an extensive reseller network – recently signed a North American distribution agreement with Docker, Inc. This will position SYNNEX as a major Docker distributor. According to their press release, SYNNEX plans to introduce Docker to both its commercial and public sector reseller networks, enabling Docker adoption in corporations [...]

SYNNEX to be Major Docker Distributor 2016-04-24T13:47:10+00:00

DockerCon 2016 Speakers Announced

2016-04-24T13:43:22+00:00

Docker just announced more DockerCon 2016 talks. Among them: "Docker in Production," "Thinking Inside the Container," "Immutable Awesomeness," "Containers will not fix your broken culture," Efficient Parallel Testing," "Dockerfile Explosion and the Need for Higher Level Tools," and "Dockerizing CS50," along with multiple lightning talks. Follow the link below for a summary of all the [...]

DockerCon 2016 Speakers Announced 2016-04-24T13:43:22+00:00

Docker Security Improvements for Past Year

2016-04-24T13:33:46+00:00

Docker has just shared "a look back," summarizing Docker security improvements over the past year. According to the post, Docker's security assumptions include that "security should be part of the platform" and that configurations should be "secure by default." The post points to major security progress at the Docker 1.6, 1.8, 1.10, and 1.11 release. [...]

Docker Security Improvements for Past Year 2016-04-24T13:33:46+00:00

Virtualization and Docker – Two Distinct Technologies

2016-04-23T20:27:54+00:00

Mike Coleman (Docker) has shared another post* illuminating the differences between virtualization and Docker technologies. According to Coleman, Docker may be confused at first for tools like ThinApp, since Docker "does encapsulate all the code and libraries necessary to run a service." However, the services themselves are fundamentally different -- micro, as opposed to monolithic, [...]

Virtualization and Docker – Two Distinct Technologies 2016-04-23T20:27:54+00:00

Docker Cloud Usage Improves FairFly Deployment

2016-04-23T20:07:05+00:00

In a recent webinar, FairFly shared details of their Docker Cloud usage. According to the webinar, implementing Docker Cloud reduced the length of deployment cycles, removed some major configuration hassles, and helped ensure "dependency versions across dev, staging and prod were the same." Follow the link below for a webinar summary from Docker, or to [...]

Docker Cloud Usage Improves FairFly Deployment 2016-04-23T20:07:05+00:00