Containers

Linux containers, Docker, CoreOS, Kubernetes, Windows containers, and related technologies to make portable application objects

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Microsoft in the enterprise: 7 predictions for 2018

The last year was a busy one for Redmond. It’s looking like this year will be even busier

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How containers can bring AI and blockchain to your apps

The case for containers is clear. The question is how

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What’s new in Kubernetes containers

Kubernetes 1.9 features several APIs for workloads and container storage, as well as beta support for Windows Server

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Unikraft project promises to simplify unikernel creation

NEC and Xen Project toolkit combines reusable libraries of operating system components and a menu-driven build system

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Oracle joins the serverless fray with Fn

The functions-based, open source serverless computing platform requires Docker and initially supports Java

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Why containers will rule the cloud: the rise of Kubernetes

It’s clear we are moving in a cloud-native direction with microservices and containers. The big decision now is where to start

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What you need to know (now) about container standards

Standards are a good thing, but it’s important to know how different standards do (or don’t) work together—and what they mean for your container deployment efforts moving forward

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What’s new in Prometheus monitoring for Docker and Kubernetes

Prometheus 2.0 container monitoring system arrives with a more efficient time-series data storage format, better handling of stale event data, and snapshot-based database backups

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Windows Server 1709: Container-focused, devops-oriented

Microsoft is changing not just how it delivers Windows Server, but also how it thinks about the role of the server

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Review: The best Linux distros for Docker and containers

Alpine Linux, CoreOS Container Linux, RancherOS, Red Hat Project Atomic, and VMware Photon OS compared

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4 extra-strength container security tools for Docker and Kubernetes

These third-party offerings bring enterprise monitoring, policy-based controls, in-container auditing, and hardened Linux kernels to container-based applications

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CoreOS review: Linux for containers and Kubernetes

CoreOS Container Linux provides a safe, consistent, and reliable foundation for container clusters—but it’s not easy

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How containers and microservices change security

Cloud-native applications and infrastructure require a radically different approach to security. Keep these best practices in mind

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Docker will include Kubernetes in the box

Both the enterprise and desktop editions of Docker will include Kubernetes, making the container technology easier to use in both development and production environments

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What is Grafeas? Better auditing for containers

Google's Grafeas provides a common API for metadata about containers, from image and build details to security vulnerabilities

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Bossie Awards 2017: The best cloud computing software

InfoWorld picks the best open source software for building and managing cloud infrastructure

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Get started with cloud app dev in Azure App Service

How to use Azure’s PaaS tools to build cloud-hosted apps that run on your mobile devices and in your browsers

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What does container portability really mean?

Portability and compatibility are not the same thing. Portability is a business problem, while compatibility is a technical problem

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