Top 10 DockerCon Sessions (Part One)

2016-06-30T13:25:13+00:00

Docker has shared more videos from DockerCon in the form of a "top 10" list. These are the 10 best DockerCon sessions (as voted by DockerCon 2016 attendees). They include: Thinking Inside the Container: A Continuous Delivery Story by Mayfield Stewart, Riot Games Building a container supervisor by Michael Crosby What’s new in Docker 1.12 [...]

Top 10 DockerCon Sessions (Part One) 2016-06-30T13:25:13+00:00

Docker and Microsoft Demo: New Microsoft Azure Container Capabilities

2016-06-29T13:46:32+00:00

At the recent DockerCon 16, Azure CTO Mark Russinovich introduced several new containerization capabilities from Microsoft. These new capabilities function on both Azure public cloud and on-prem data centers, and include SQL Server running in Linux containers, as well as Docker Datacenter on the Azure Marketplace, among others. This VentureBeat article provides excellent coverage of [...]

Docker and Microsoft Demo: New Microsoft Azure Container Capabilities 2016-06-29T13:46:32+00:00

DockerCon Videos and Slides Now Available Online

2016-06-29T13:01:21+00:00

Docker just posted slides and video from DockerCon 2016’s general sessions (including announcements and live demos of Docker 1.12). The DockerCon videos are broken apart so you can easily locate and view demos/announcements relevant to you. Here is a list of the available videos and slide decks: Introduction by Ben Golub and Solomon Hykes Docker [...]

DockerCon Videos and Slides Now Available Online 2016-06-29T13:01:21+00:00

5 Companies Using Docker Datacenter (DDC) at DockerCon 2016

2016-06-26T16:02:30+00:00

Docker's Betty Junod recently posted five examples of companies using Docker Datacenter (DDC) at DockerCon 2016. Among them: HealthDirect Australia ("Docker in Production, Look No Hands!") Kroger Digital ("Learning the Alphabet: A/B, CD and [E-Z] in the Docker Datacenter") GE Digital (how to innovate fast in the enterprise) Société Générale ("Docker Datacenter for Banking: Fully [...]

5 Companies Using Docker Datacenter (DDC) at DockerCon 2016 2016-06-26T16:02:30+00:00

Salesforce Docker Security

2016-06-26T15:51:05+00:00

Cem Gurkok, Saleforce.com's lead information security engineer, discussed Salesforce Docker security at DockerCon 16. Gurkok's best practices included using Transport Layer Security through the container development pipeline and Docker Trusted Registry for container images. Gurkok also advocated regular OS patching and the use of the Docker Bench tool (for baselining Docker deployment security), among other [...]

Salesforce Docker Security 2016-06-26T15:51:05+00:00

Serverless Apps Using Docker

2016-06-26T15:10:14+00:00

New tools and abstractions have opened up radically new paradigms for application architecture. Among these is the new technique of developing serverless apps -- applications composed of functions that can be called on demand (and scaled) using tools like Docker Swarm. Ben Firshman demonstrated this at the recent DockerCon 2016, converting an application composed of [...]

Serverless Apps Using Docker 2016-06-26T15:10:14+00:00

Docker 1.12 Hackathon: Register Now

2016-06-26T14:56:27+00:00

Docker just announced open registration for the Docker 1.12 Hackathon. The Hackathon features the “DevPost” platform which will streamline participation (serving as a one stop shop to review rules, submit hacks, participate in discussions, etc.). Submissions are due on 7/25. Follow the link below for more info from Docker: HACKATHON INFO

Docker 1.12 Hackathon: Register Now 2016-06-26T14:56:27+00:00

Continued Growth of Docker Container Usage

2016-06-26T14:50:31+00:00

eWeek just posted an article examining multiple reports on container usage in 2016. Not surprisingly, container usage is up, with “30 percent year-over-year growth,” according to Datadog’s 10,000 company study. Follow the link below for the complete article from eWeek: CONTAINER ADOPTION

Continued Growth of Docker Container Usage 2016-06-26T14:50:31+00:00

Deploying Docker Datacenter on AWS and Azure

2016-06-23T16:48:11+00:00

A new post by Docker describes the simplicity of deploying Docker Datacenter on AWS and Azure -- something that can be accomplished in "just a few clicks," according to the blog post. The blog post provides a walkthrough complete with graphics and video. Follow the link below to see the post from Docker: DDC DEPLOYMENT [...]

Deploying Docker Datacenter on AWS and Azure 2016-06-23T16:48:11+00:00

Docker Datacenter on Microsoft Azure

2016-06-23T13:52:41+00:00

Docker Datacenter is now available on Microsoft's cloud computing platform, according to an announcement made at DockerCon 16. This means a production-ready, Docker-supported container management and deployment platform will be available for Azure-using enterprises. Follow the link below for more news on this from eWeek: DDC ON MS CLOUD

Docker Datacenter on Microsoft Azure 2016-06-23T13:52:41+00:00