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Docker has broken a record in the speed in which it moved from being a disruptive technology to a commodity. The speed of adoption and popularity of Docker brings with it lots of confusion. In this post I wanted to focus on a trend of commentary that has been gaining popularity that I’ve started to... Read more
1 comment Posted 20 Nov 2014 by Nati Shalom Feed
In my previous on article on Docker Security, I wrote that containers do not contain. In this second part, I cover the security features that have been added to Docker to attempt to control processes within a container.
1 comment Posted 3 Sep 2014 by Daniel J Walsh (Red Hat) Feed
When it comes to open source cloud projects, everybody has an opinion. A new survey attempts to take a broad look at those opinions and learn something about the state of the state of the open cloud and where it is headed.
0 comments Posted 22 Aug 2014 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
The rise of containers do not spell the end of the importance of the operating system in application infrastructure. Because the operating system provides the framework and support for all the containers sitting above it, it plays an even greater role than it does with virtualized instances.
7 comments Posted 19 Aug 2014 by Gordon Haff (Red Hat) Feed
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It doesn't matter whether it is pianos or teddy bears, containers provide consistency that manufacturers and transporters can rely on. Just as shipping containers have revolutionized the import/export industry, you've heard that Docker is doing the same in tech.
0 comments Posted 19 Aug 2014 by Vincent Batts (Red Hat) Feed
While it's clear that Docker and container-based architecture is rapidly becoming a popular development and deployment paradigm, there are still a number of areas where containers still struggle compared to traditional bare-metal or virtualized solutions.
0 comments Posted 13 Aug 2014 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Let me start by saying this is absolutely not a Docker bashing article. I actually love Docker, and I think it is an outstanding piece of software that will have great success. But I have to confess, I’m not sure that it deserves the virtualization moniker that so many in the industry are hanging... Read more
7 comments Posted 5 Aug 2014 by Thomas Crowe (Red Hat) Feed
This article is based on a talk I gave at DockerCon this year. It will discuss Docker container security, where we are currently, and where we are headed. This is part of a series on Docker security, read part two.
4 comments Posted 22 Jul 2014 by Daniel J Walsh (Red Hat) Feed
For those of us veterans in the open source software (OSS) community, certain technologies come along in our lifetime that revolutionise how we consume and manage our technology utilisation. During the early 2000s the concept of high availiability (HA) and clustering allowed Linux to really stack... Read more
0 comments Posted 16 Jul 2014 by Richard Morrell Feed