Container Platform

A container platform is a way of deploying, running and managing containers. It consists of a container engine, deployment tooling and various management, security and monitoring tools and features. Popular containers platforms are Kubernetes, Docker Swarm and OpenShift, as well as managed services from Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

VMware buys Avi Networks

VMware buys Avi Networks

VMware has announced its purchase of Avi Networks, a multi-cloud software-defined application delivery solutions company. VMware, the datacenter company? VMware has been moving away from the traditional datacenter in recent years. Its roots...

Amazic Containers Today 2019: recap video

Containers represent a major change in the IT Infrastructure industry and shift the requirements for backup, disaster recovery, security, back-up and storage. New vendors fill gaps in these spaces that traditional...
KubeCon recap by Alessandro Vozza its the people

KubeCon recap by Alessandro Vozza: it’s the people

Another successful KubeCon EU edition closes and it's time to wrap it up and share some facts and opinions (my own, obviously) about the conference, the experience and generally about where...
Docker EE The Enterprise ready container platform

Docker EE: Container Platform eBook

Docker Enterprise Edition (EE), the most advanced enterprise-ready container platform in the market, extends container technology to a container platform helping global organizations modernize their application infrastructures with enterprise features like...
3 reasons to attend Containers Today

3 reasons to attend Containers Today

Containers are a key technology in the cloud-native movement. Among advantages of using containers are repeatability, containers are the same from the developer’s laptop all the way up to production, immutability,...
5 surprising conclusions from the Portworx 2019 Container Adoption Survey

5 surprising conclusions from the Portworx 2019 Container Adoption Survey

The 2019 Annual Container Adoption Survey is sponsored by Portworx and Aqua Security. The report features insights from over 500 IT professionals across a variety of industries and company sizes. The...
Container security the static part

Container security – the static part

In one of my previous articles I wrote about the concepts of container security from a business point of view. One of the topics to start with is to secure the...
Docker Desktop Enterprise is the best feature of Docker Enterprise 3 0

Docker Desktop Enterprise is the best feature of Docker Enterprise 3.0. Here’s why.

Docker released Enterprise 3.0, and Docker Desktop Enterprise is the big new thing in this release. Docker Desktop Enterprise, or DDE, extends the Docker Enterprise container platform to the developer's system...
Docker Enterprise sold to Mirantis, Docker Desktop

Docker Enterprise sold to Mirantis, Docker Desktop, Hub raise $35MM

Two important things happened today at Docker to separate the two businesses. Mirantis to acquire the Enterprise parts of Docker Docker raised $35 million for Docker Desktop and Hub and replaces...

Portworx: Solving the Challenges of Persistent Storage for Containers

In the heyday of containers, storage was often an afterthought. Containers were envisioned to be ephemeral, stateless components and container storage was definitely not a priority. The advent of data-rich containers...