The year 2015 was a landmark year for open source cloud technology efforts, but the best is still yet to come in 2016.
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This year's second major milestone release of the leading Linux operating system platform provides new security features as well as improved disaster recovery.
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Docker Inc. founder Solomon Hykes explains how Docker container virtualization has become one of the hottest technologies on the planet.
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The open-source container technology now benefits from technology that can digitally sign and verify application containers.
The Linux Foundation is now home to new Open Container Project, bringing Docker, CoreOS and others together to advance open-source containers for all.
Two months after Docker brings in new faces to lead security efforts, a new benchmark for securing Docker container deployments debuts.
Apcera, Google, Red Hat and VMware are supporting CoreOS' application container specification effort, which extends the reach of containers beyond Docker.
The new open-source cloud computing platform adds bare-metal server deployment capabilities.
Docker's CEO explains why the open-source Docker container technology is taking off, and why he's raising more money.
The new release of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack platform includes OpenStack-on-OpenStack (TripleO), which will let clouds deploy and build other clouds.
The first major milestone release from the open-source Docker project in 2015 debuts with new features that will pave the way for the year ahead.
Linux operating system distribution vendor CoreOS aims to expand its own vision for container-based virtualization.
The popular open-source application container virtualization effort gets an overhaul in a bid to improve project organization.
NEWS ANALYSIS: In the cloud/virtualization world, one technology dominated the conversation in 2014: "Docker." The technology will see further expansion in 2015.
Docker 1.3.3 provides security updates although Red Hat doesn't consider the issues serious.
The lead vendor behind the open-source Nginx Web server is looking to fund its growth for the next 10 years.
VIDEO: Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Ubuntu Linux, details what the new LXD container effort is all about.
Armed with its latest funding round, OpenStack specialist Mirantis is positioning itself for an IPO in 2016.
The upcoming open-source OpenStack Juno cloud platform will now support more databases and database features.
VIDEO: Solomon Hykes explains what's coming next in the open-source Docker container virtualization project.
VMware reports second quarter revenue of $1.46 billion, touting the growth of its cloud products.
Hewlett-Packard renews its OpenStack commitment with a $1 billion, two-year investment in R&D and its new Helion cloud platform initiative.