TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (7/21/17-7/28/17)

2017-07-28T15:15:37+00:00

Azure Container Instances Without VM Overhead Microsoft’s newly-launched Azure Container Instance (ACI) service allows users to deploy containers without a VM host. The service lets users create containers directly from Bash in the Azure Cloud Shell, and “pushes the infrastructure up a layer,” so users “no longer have to worry about the creation… of VMs,” [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (7/21/17-7/28/17) 2017-07-28T15:15:37+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (7/14/17-7/21/17)

2017-07-24T16:58:53+00:00

Modernize a Windows app with Docker Docker’s Elton Stoneman just shared a cool webinar in which he modernizes a Windows app using Docker. Elton discusses the basics of Docker on Windows, then walks through containerizing an existing Windows app (without any changes to code), and finally breaking apart the monolith into separate containers. This is [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (7/14/17-7/21/17) 2017-07-24T16:58:53+00:00

OCI Releases v1.0 of Container Runtime and Image Specifications

2017-07-19T15:43:56+00:00

Earlier today, the Open Container Initiative (OCI) released v1.0 of their container runtime and container image specifications. The specifications serve to standardize basic components of containers, ensuring compatibility and interoperability, and allowing a variety of tools to interface with compliant containers. The specs are based largely on work by Docker, which had emerged as the [...]

OCI Releases v1.0 of Container Runtime and Image Specifications 2017-07-19T15:43:56+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (7/7/17-7/14/17)

2017-07-14T17:27:05+00:00

Docker Secrets A recent Docker blog post shows how to implement secrets in a Dockerized application. This allows you to manage configuration and confidential information (like passwords or credentials). According to the post, Docker, “manages secrets and securely transmits it to only those nodes in the swarm that need access to it.” The secrets are [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (7/7/17-7/14/17) 2017-07-14T17:27:05+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (6/30/17-7/7/17)

2017-07-10T13:22:49+00:00

What is DevOps? – Heptio Co-Founder Offers an Explanation Heptio co-founder Joe Beda recently offered his explanation of DevOps – what it is and why you should care. According to Beda, DevOps is less a technical tactic and more an organizational philosophy. It’s about speeding up development lifecycles by fostering an environment of cooperation between [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (6/30/17-7/7/17) 2017-07-10T13:22:49+00:00

Docker’s David Yu on “Deploying Multi-OS Applications with Docker Swarm”

2017-07-07T12:42:20+00:00

Last month, the Docker Las Vegas meetup hosted David Yu – a solutions engineer for Docker. David oversaw a hands-on workshop about, “deploying multi-OS applications with Docker Swarm,” walking participants through building a Swarm cluster and deploying an app. The app was comprised of two services – each of which ran on a separate operating [...]

Docker’s David Yu on “Deploying Multi-OS Applications with Docker Swarm” 2017-07-07T12:42:20+00:00