How ADP Uses Containers to Innovate

2016-05-23T18:07:58+00:00

At the recent Container Summit, James Ford (ADP's Chief Strategic Architect) shared insight into how ADP approaches innovation. He talked about how ADP uses containers to innovate, and about the importance of innovation at ADP. “Our CEO has a Smith Corona typewriter in his office,” Ford said. “On it is a single piece of paper [...]

How ADP Uses Containers to Innovate 2016-05-23T18:07:58+00:00

InfoSiftr DockerCon Training: Learn the Fundamentals of Docker

2016-05-23T18:00:58+00:00

InfoSiftr is providing an Intro to Docker training 6/22/16 immediately following DockerCon. This DockerCon training will be from 9am-5pm at the Washington State Convention Center (the same venue as DockerCon). Come learn Docker from the Docker Authorized Trainers at InfoSiftr. We'll discuss: Installing the Docker Engine Creating Docker containers Building Docker images Storing and retrieving [...]

InfoSiftr DockerCon Training: Learn the Fundamentals of Docker 2016-05-23T18:00:58+00:00

Learn Docker: Docker Birthday #3 App Infrastructure

2016-05-22T22:33:33+00:00

In a recent Docker blog post, Alex Giurgiu and Valentin Stoican of Seqvence describe how they built the "Docker Birthday #3" app infrastructure. According to the post, the core application needed to receive contest submissions, test for compliance with competition rules, and retrieve "various stats" about the competition. The app infrastructure was built for "resiliency [...]

Learn Docker: Docker Birthday #3 App Infrastructure 2016-05-22T22:33:33+00:00

Tianon Gravi Docker Dos and Don’ts

2016-05-17T22:32:20+00:00

At the recent Interop Container Summit, InfoSiftr's Tianon Gravi gave a talk on “ Docker Dos and Don'ts,” covering some common snags in Docker (and how to overcome them). The talk drew on Tianon's experience as a Debian developer and Docker core maintainer, and addressed problems that come up “again and again,” including issues with [...]

Tianon Gravi Docker Dos and Don’ts 2016-05-17T22:32:20+00:00

Container Summit Booth Visitors – Thank You!

2016-05-17T22:15:20+00:00

Interop Container Summit was in town last week and we had a blast. From our zero day Docker training, to the after party event, to the Quali presentation at Docker Las Vegas (not to mention the many talks at the summit proper – including Docker tips from our own Tianon Gravi), we learned a lot, [...]

Container Summit Booth Visitors – Thank You! 2016-05-17T22:15:20+00:00

Docker Security Scanning Now Available

2016-05-16T12:19:51+00:00

Docker recently announced the general availability of Docker Security Scanning, an add-on Docker Cloud service providing security profiles for Docker images. The service enables “deep visibility into security profile,” “continuous monitoring and notifications,” and “security across the content lifecycle.” Check out the link below for a complete write-up on this release, from the Docker blog: [...]

Docker Security Scanning Now Available 2016-05-16T12:19:51+00:00

Docker Datacenter New Features Announced

2016-05-16T12:16:47+00:00

Docker just announced updates to Docker Datacenter (DDC), a Docker-supported container management and deployment service. Among the improvements: "end to end high availability," ability to "deploy Compose apps in UCP GUI," ability to "easily add more nodes," "enhanced container scheduling," "unified authentication," and "Docker Engine 1.11 with commercial support." Follow the link below for a [...]

Docker Datacenter New Features Announced 2016-05-16T12:16:47+00:00

Container Summit Videos

2016-05-15T19:11:49+00:00

Container Summit videos are now available from the 5/3/16 Interop Container Summit in Las Vegas. Among them: Containers and Microservices: Innovation at Scale The CNCF Cluster The Power of Containers on Prem Sci-Fi DevOps, and How You Can Too Managing Microservices at Scale Fashionably Containerized Innovate or Die: Containers to the Rescue Docker Dos and [...]

Container Summit Videos 2016-05-15T19:11:49+00:00

DockerCon 2016 Cool Hack Challenge

2016-05-11T18:26:15+00:00

Docker has just issued the DockerCon 2016 Cool Hack Challenge. They're looking for individuals and teams with cool Docker projects. Winners will receive DockerCon 2016 entry, airfare, and lodging. Up to two teams will be selected. Follow the link below for examples of past winners, plus a complete write-up on the challenge from Docker: SEE [...]

DockerCon 2016 Cool Hack Challenge 2016-05-11T18:26:15+00:00

Quali CloudShell for Infrastructure Sandboxing – Docker Las Vegas May Meetup

2016-05-11T11:59:28+00:00

Last week, Quali presented their CloudShell product to the Docker Meetup group here in Las Vegas. This is a sandboxing tool that serves as a kind of container for infrastructure, allowing you to replicate production environments with blueprinted configurations. The result is faster dev/test cycles, faster sales cycles, and improved lab efficiency. “Containers allow you [...]

Quali CloudShell for Infrastructure Sandboxing – Docker Las Vegas May Meetup 2016-05-11T11:59:28+00:00