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Why Kubernetes Sucks and How to Fix It
Joe Beda helped to create Kubernetes and now he's on a mission to make it more accessible to a wider audience.

Containerd and rkt Now Official CNCF Projects
Busy day at Kubecon CloudNativeCon Europe as cloud native technology moves forward.

CoreOS Tectonic Now Installs Kubernetes on OpenStack
Though CoreOS has had its Tectonic Kubernetes distribution for years, until today its installer didn't directly target OpenStack.

Cloud Infrastructure Market Hits $70B in Revenue
The cloud competition intensifies, with HPE, Cisco and Dell EMC all having nearly the same global market share currently.

Docker Seeking to Help Users Keep Their Secrets Secure
Docker is upping its security game with the introduction in Docker 1.13.1 of its own container-native secrets management system to manage -- not surprisingly -- secrets.

Canonical Goes Long for Ubuntu Server Support
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS will now be supported for longer than five years, but it's going to cost some extra money.

Oracle Looks to Infrastructure-as-a-Service for Future Growth
Oracle reports third quarter fiscal 2017 financial results, with total revenue of $9.2B.

Docker Donating ContainerD to Cloud Native Computing Foundation
Docker's core container runtime project could soon be getting a new home.

NGINX Plus Release 12 Boosts Application Delivery Platform
New commercially supported release of popular open-source NGINX web server adds new scalability and management features.

Cisco HyperFlex Converged Server Platform Gets 40 Gbps Boost
Cisco is updating its HyperFlex converged server infrastructure platform with improved storage and high-speed interconnect fabric.

Facebook Boosts Open Compute Server Platforms with New Designs
New Big Basin GPU server, Yosemite compute platform and Bryce Canyon storage chassis designs announced.

Bitnami Acquires Skippbox, Boosting Kubernetes and Container Capabilities
Bitnami expands further into the growing world of container application orchestration.

Single Typo in a Server Command Brought Down AWS's S3
The problems Feb. 28 caused more than 150,000 websites and apps to become unavailable, while others indicated broken links and images.

Server Revenues Continue to Decline in 4Q16
Both IDC and Gartner report continued declines in global server revenues, as the impact of the cloud becomes crystal clear.

Cisco Embraces Docker Containers With New Partnership
Cisco enters into a strategic alliance with Docker that includes both sales and engineering support to help advance the state of container deployments in modern data centers.

Cloud Native Computing Foundation Adds Google gRPC Project
Open-source, high performance remote procedure call (RPC) framework is the sixth CNCF project.

Microsoft Releases Third and Final Azure Stack Technical Preview
The software giant reveals Azure Stack's pricing model and adds new features as the solution approaches general availability.

Azure Command Line Extends Its Cloud Services Reach
The version 2.0 release of the Azure Command Line tool allows administrators to configure and manage more Azure cloud services, including SQL Server and Redis.

Raspberry Pi Zero Updated with Integrated WiFi and Bluetooth
The new Raspberry Pi Zero W small embedded system adds integrated WiFi and Bluetooth, and sells for only $10 a board.

OpenStack Ocata Nova Cells Set to Improve Cloud Scalability
The 15th release of the OpenStack cloud platform debuted this week, and with it comes the groundwork for major virtual server scalability improvements.

Windows Server 2016 Does Containers
Microsoft's latest server OS signals a whole new way of thinking for Microsoft, highlighted by the incorporation of open source projects like Docker via Windows Server Containers and Hyper-V Containers.

IBM Launches Machine Learning for z System Mainframes
New machine learning platform enables data scientists to automate the creation, training and deployment of operational analytic models.

Intel Accelerates Server Performance with New Xeon E7 Processor
The Xeon E7-8894 v4 arrives as Intel's new performance champion.

Docker Secures Container Secrets in Datacenter Update
Docker releases updated versions of its open-source and commercial container platforms, adding new security features to help safeguard privileged access information.

vSphere 6.5 Seeks to Solve the Virtual Machine Encryption Conundrum
Encryption within a virtual machine has never really taken off due to the negative performance impact it inevitably has. Has VMware solved this performance dilemma in vSphere 6.5?

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