Setting up our Raspberry Pi Cluster at DockerCon 2019

2019-05-07T13:30:09+00:00

As a company, one of InfoSiftr’s many areas of prowess is our skills around multi-architecture support and the images that are used in such an environment. In order to showcase this skill set (as well as showcase our partnership with Arm) at DockerCon in San Francisco, we used a Raspberry Pi cluster built on Kubernetes [...]

Setting up our Raspberry Pi Cluster at DockerCon 2019 2019-05-07T13:30:09+00:00

Docker Releases Enterprise Edition 2.0

2018-04-18T10:13:25+00:00

Yesterday, Docker announced the release of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) 2.0, providing full commercial Kubernetes support for the first time, according to eWeek. Docker EE 2.0 integrates features that were previously part of Docker Community Edition, “as well as enhanced enterprise grade capabilities.” This latest release will provide a “secured configuration of Kubernetes for container [...]

Docker Releases Enterprise Edition 2.0 2018-04-18T10:13:25+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (03/02/18-03/09/18)

2018-03-09T15:51:42+00:00

Docker Turning 5 -- Meteoric Growth Continues Docker is turning five this month. A recent Docker blog post celebrating that fact explores some numbers and case studies around Docker usage. According to the post, Docker EE (Docker's commercially-supported "Enterprise Edition") has over 450 customers. Meanwhile the Docker project has over 200 active user groups and [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (03/02/18-03/09/18) 2018-03-09T15:51:42+00:00

Docker EE with Kubernetes — Beta Now Available

2018-01-18T16:55:36+00:00

The beta for Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) with Kubernetes integration is now available. This will give users the option to develop and deploy using either swarm or a "fully-conformant" Kubernetes for orchestration, according to the Docker blog post. Due to high interest in the beta, Docker plans to roll out license keys in batches over [...]

Docker EE with Kubernetes — Beta Now Available 2018-01-18T16:55:36+00:00

TL;DR – Recent Container News (12/1/17-12/15/17)

2017-12-15T16:17:21+00:00

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Recap InfoSiftr was at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2017 last week. Lots of big 1.0 announcements and community growth highlights. Follow the link for our complete recap.  CFP Now Open for DockerCon 18 San Francisco DockerCon has opened their Call for Proposals for the San Francisco 2018 conference. They’re looking for talks on the following [...]

TL;DR – Recent Container News (12/1/17-12/15/17) 2017-12-15T16:17:21+00:00

InfoSiftr flexes multi-arch muscle with Docker on Arm demo

2017-12-13T14:59:37+00:00

At CloudNativeCon + KubeCon (December 6-8 in Austin, TX), InfoSiftr demonstrated an app running across multiple architectures, all based on a single Dockerfile. The application – a network traffic generator – ran on Arm 32-bit machines and Arm 64-bit machines, with a web interface component running on x86 architecture (i.e. a typical Windows laptop). It [...]

InfoSiftr flexes multi-arch muscle with Docker on Arm demo 2017-12-13T14:59:37+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (11/17/17-11/24/17)

2017-11-27T10:05:17+00:00

VMware on Microsoft Azure Microsoft has announced a beta service that runs VMware on Microsoft’s bare metal servers, according to an article in VentureBeat. The VMware tech will be co-located with other Azure services, so customers can still take advantage of the power of Azure services while running VMware. This announcement is in addition to [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (11/17/17-11/24/17) 2017-11-27T10:05:17+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (11/10/17-11/17/17)

2017-11-17T11:43:43+00:00

CNCF Unveils Certified Kubernetes Program Last week, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) introduced the new Certified Kubernetes Program, helping to "ensure cloud providers and other services vendors remain compatible with one another as the popular container orchestration project takes hold of the industry," according to The New Stack. The program extends to "over 20 [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (11/10/17-11/17/17) 2017-11-17T11:43:43+00:00

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (10/13/17-10/20/17)

2017-10-20T14:13:14+00:00

Docker Embraces Kubernetes The big news this past week was Docker’s embrace of Kubernetes. According to announcements at DockerCon EU 17, Docker will now include support for Kubernetes in Docker EE and Docker for Windows and Mac. Kubernetes (a container orchestrator) formerly competed with Docker’s own Swarm orchestrator. By supporting both, Docker is allowing users [...]

TL;DR – Last Week’s Container News (10/13/17-10/20/17) 2017-10-20T14:13:14+00:00

Docker Embraces Kubernetes

2017-10-18T15:33:14+00:00

Docker announced yesterday that they’re expanding the platform to embrace Kubernetes. Going forward, Docker will support Kubernetes as part of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) and Docker for Mac and Windows. Formerly, Kubernetes had been a rival to Docker’s own Swarm container orchestrator. EE users will now have their pick between Swarm and Kubernetes, and can [...]

Docker Embraces Kubernetes 2017-10-18T15:33:14+00:00