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Ubuntu, Juju, Kubernetes and the DevOps DISCO [VIDEO]

Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Ubuntu Linux, discusses the intersection of Juju and Kubernetes for modern server application management.


Tags: Ubuntu, Mark Shuttleworth, Server Application Virtualization, Server Applications, containers, Juju, Kubernetes, containerization

Docker Turns Three, Celebrates with Mac and Windows Launches

A key part of Docker's strategy for world domination is to woo developers, and the new Docker for Windows and Mac beta releases are its latest and biggest tactic for doing just that.


Tags: Cloud, Microsoft, EMC, virtualization, server virtualization, Hyper-V, hypervisor, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, Virtual SAN, Docker Containers, hypervisors, containerization, VMware vSphere 6, vRealize, Docker 1.8, container management, Docker Datacenter

Server Virtualization Market Is Peaking: Gartner

While revenues may be up this year, fewer new software licenses are being issued.


Tags: Cloud, virtualization, servers, server virtualization, VMware, containers, hyperconverged infrastructure

Rancher's Container Management Solution Comes to Market

Rancher offers a pretty cool container management system that is completely open source, which certainly makes it worthy of consideration, especially if you don't exactly have money to burn.


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, Docker Containers, containerization, Rancher, RancherOS, Rancher Labs, container management

Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Linux Gets Snappy

The latest Long Term Support release of Ubuntu provides enhanced package management options as well as the new LXD virtualization technology.


Tags: Linux, Ubuntu, Linux server, Ubuntu LTS, containers, Ubuntu Linux, LXD, Snappy, Snappy Ubuntu, LXD container, Ubuntu 16.04

Container Management Takes a Giant Leap Forward with Docker Datacenter

With the release of Docker Datacenter (DDC) and other container management-related products, the list of good reasons for enterprises to hold back from utilizing containers has gotten considerably smaller.


Tags: containers, docker, Docker Containers, hypervisors, container security, containerization, container management, Docker Datacenter

Synology DSM 6.0 Does Containers and More

Synology has once again raised the bar of excellence with its DiskStation Manager (DSM) 6.0, especially if you plan on running Docker containers on your NAS box.


Tags: NAS, Synology, network-attached storage, containers, Synology DSM, docker, Docker Containers, Docker 1.0

Going In-Depth with and Getting Ready for Windows Server 2016

Since the reveal of Tech Preview 4, the anticipation and excitement surrounding Windows Server 2016 is growing throughout the IT world. Discover what the new server operating system has to offer and how to prepare for its arrival.


Tags: Microsoft, Hyper-V, Windows Server, system administrator, server os, containers, server operating system, Nano Server, Windows Server 2016

Unikernels Highlight How Docker Is Much More than Just Containers

If all goes according to plan you'll soon be able to use the Docker platform to easily manage and run unikernel applications just as if they were apps running in Docker containers.


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, Docker Containers, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, unikernels

Docker Datacenter Suite Advances Production Container Technology

Docker isn't just for hobbyist developers and early adopters anymore. Docker Inc. takes the wraps off a new commercial platform that enables containers as a service (CaaS).


Tags: CaaS, PaaS, IaaS, containers, Docker Containers, containers as a service, DockerCon, Docker Datacenter

Application Containers Gain Traction Among IT Pros

The Robin Systems survey indicated 81 percent of respondents expect their companies to increase the investment in container-based technology.


Tags: apps, applications, IT pros, containers

New VMware CIO Explains Approach to Containers

PART 1: Bask Iyer leads VMware's global information and technology organization, managing critical technology systems that support its worldwide business operations.


Tags: containers, VMWare,desktop,software,virtualization, vMotion, docker, Project Photon

The CoreOS Science of Securing Container Infrastructure

Alex Polvi has a history of casting aspersions on the security of the Docker container ecosystem, and now his company is taking a giant step towards making container infrastructure more secure.




Tags: security, containers, virtually speaking, docker, Docker Containers, CoreOS, Kubernetes, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, CoreOS Linux, Google Kubernetes, CoreOS Rocket, Open Container Initiative

Top 10 Virtualization Technology Companies for 2016

Containers may be stealing the headlines these days, but server virtualization software technology still dominates the data center. Check out ten virtualization vendors that deliver the best virtualization software solutions today.


Tags: Oracle, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, virtualization, Red Hat, Citrix, Hyper-V, KVM, VMware, Huawei, VMware vSphere, containers, Parallels, virtualized infrastructure, containerization

Dell Acquisition Clouding VMware's Future Prospects

VMware finds itself in a somewhat precarious and rather unexpected position as the proposed acquisition by Dell hasn't progressed quite as smoothly as hoped.


Tags: EMC, virtualization, Dell, server virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, docker, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, VMware vSphere 6, vRealize

SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP1 Advances Docker Container Support

New service pack update debuts with Portus project for Docker container registry management.


Tags: Linux, SUSE, SUSE Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, containers, Docker Containers, Linux servers, SUSE Linux Enterprise 12, Docker Inc.

The New Kid on the Container Management Block

While there are other container management platforms gaining attention, none currently offers everything ContainerX does. Will the startup be successful in its aim of becoming the vSphere of containers?


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, Hyper-V, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, Docker Containers, CoreOS, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, ContainerX

What's Missing from the Open Container Initiative? [VIDEO]

Alex Polvi, CEO of CoreOS, discusses what's wrong and what's right with the Open Container Initiative.


Tags: open source, containers, Docker Containers, CoreOS, containerization, Open Container Project, Open Container Initiative, Open Containers

CoreOS Plots a Course Forward for Containers

CoreOS CTO details the roadmap for containers and why his company is still adamant about creating a standard for container application images.


Tags: containers, CoreOS, containerization, Rocket, CoreOS Rocket, Open Container Initiative, container networking

The OCI Signals a Change in Containerization Strategy

Docker and CoreOS may have shifted their containerization strategies in agreeing to work together on the Open Container Initiative, but does that mean the two rivals have suddenly become BFFs?


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, Docker Containers, CoreOS, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, CoreOS Linux, CoreOS Rocket, Open Container Initiative

CoreOS Enables ISE to Use Containers for Options Trading

Bare metal servers across New York, New Jersey and Chicago now use CoreOS to enable over 150 million messages a second.


Tags: data center, servers, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL, Bare Metal, containers, CoreOS, containerization

VMware Takes the Wraps Off vRealize Automation and vRealize Business

In the wake of Dell's proposed acquisition of EMC, it's simply business as usual for VMware -- for the moment at least.


Tags: EMC, virtualization, Dell, server virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, VMware vSphere 6, vRealize

Microsoft Previews Hyper-V Containers for Windows Server 2016

Wondering how Hyper-V containers work in Microsoft's upcoming server software release? Intrepid administrators and developers can get an early look today.


Tags: Microsoft, Hyper-V, containers, Windows Server 2016, Hyper-V containers, Systems Center 2016

Docker Reaches Across Universes at Dockercon EU

At Dockercon EU, the myriad ways that Docker is being used in this world and beyond were on display.


Tags: containers, containerization, Docker Inc., DockerCon 2015, DockerCon

Rancher Corrals Docker Containers

Rancher expands its efforts with a server hardware partnership and new persistent storage capabilities.


Tags: containers, docker, Docker Containers, Docker virtualization, persistent storage, containerization, Rancher, RancherOS, Rancher Labs, Docker 1.9.0

Google Kubernetes Container Orchestration System Gaining Steam

Anything that fosters the development of Kubernetes is probably good news for the container community, and the fruits of collaboration are rapidly becoming evident.


Tags: cloud computing, Google, Cloud, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, Docker Containers, Kubernetes, container security, containerization, Google Kubernetes

VMware Covering Its Container Bases for Both the Short and Long Term

While VMware already has a container solution in place, the company's hoping its longer-term solution will help if and when containerization becomes more important than virtualization.


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, Docker Containers, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, VMware vSphere 6

Oracle Puts OpenStack into Docker Containers

New approach is aimed to make it easier to install a cloud.


Tags: open source, Oracle, OpenStack, containers, Oracle Linux, docker, OpenStack Cloud, containerization, Oracle OpenStack

Containers Not Dealing a Death Blow to Public Clouds Anytime Soon

There's plenty of life left in public clouds, as the major public cloud providers are still going strong and have been busy coming out with some interesting new and cheaper offerings.




Tags: Cloud, Microsoft, virtualization, server virtualization, public cloud, containers, virtually speaking, public clouds, docker, orchestration, Docker Containers, containerization

The Future of the EMC Federation

VMware has moved far beyond what it was when acquired by EMC in 2004, creating questions for VMware's future as well as that of EMC and the EMC Federation.


Tags: EMC, virtualization, Dell, server virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, VMware vSphere 6, EMC Federation

A Tale of Two Containers

It's never been easier to get started with containers. You can roll your own using Docker sources or try a packaged offering from Microsoft or VMware.




Tags: VMware, Windows Server, vSphere, containers, docker, containerization, Windows Server 2016, Project Photon

When Virtualized Infrastructure Comes at an Added Cost

While server virtualization certainly offers many great benefits, when it comes to security there are potentially expensive drawbacks to consider.


Tags: security, virtualization, server virtualization, VMware, containers, virtually speaking, Docker Containers, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization

Docker's DCT Delivers Digital Signing for Security

Docker 1.8 arrives with key new features that show Docker in particular and the container landscape in general are getting more and more mature every month.


Tags: server virtualization, containers, virtually speaking, docker, Docker Containers, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, Docker 1.8

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 Enters Beta with Improved Container Support

Containers and enhanced security are a key focus in the new RHEL platform preview.


Tags: Red Hat, Linux server, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL, containers, Red Hat 7, RHEL 7.2, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2, OverlayFS, container deployment

VMware vSphere Integrated Containers Previewed at VMworld

VMware expands its hybrid cloud, OpenStack and container server virtualization solutions.


Tags: Cloud, VMware, VMworld, VMware vSphere, Evo, OpenStack, containers, docker, containerization

Microsoft Ups Its Ante in Containers

Microsoft is retooling Windows Server and Azure as enterprises flock to application container technologies like Docker.


Tags: Linux, Microsoft, Azure, Windows Server, containers, Cortana, docker, container virtualization, Azure SQL, Skype for Business, Windows Server 2016

Linuxcon: The Changing Role of the Server OS

Oracle's top Linux engineer details how containers are changing the world, and why containers themselves still need to change.


Tags: Linux, Oracle, servers, server os, LinuxCon, container, containers, containerization

OpenStack Magnum Brings Containers to the Cloud [VIDEO]

Adrian Otto, Project Technical Leader for Magnum, discusses the challenges and opportunities of containers in the cloud.


Tags: cloud computing, Cloud, OpenStack, containers, OpenStack Cloud, containerization, OpenStack Magnum project, Magnum

Securing Containers without the Need for Virtualization Technology

Triton's cloud platforms offer intriguing tech that can run containers on bare metal servers with a high degree of application isolation -- and without using virtualization technology.


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, Triton, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, CoreOS, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization

VMware Hints at Potential Evolution for Container Strategy

Could VMware abandon its stance that containers are better when used together with virtual machines, and instead develop its own standalone container management system?


Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, CoreOS, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, VMware vSphere 6

Twistlock Emerges to Strengthen the Security of Containers

While security remains a potential cause for concern to container users, companies like Twistlock have started stepping in to address the containerization security conundrum.


Tags: server virtualization, VMware, containers, virtually speaking, docker, container security, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, Twistlock

Docker 1.7 Debuts with Experimental SDN

The Docker platform gets updated as Docker Inc introduces new commercial support.


Tags: virtualization, containers, SDN, Software-Defined Networking, docker, containerization, Docker Inc., Docker 1.7

VMware Doubles Down on Docker Integration with Project Bonneville

VMware brings Docker deeper into ESX with newly announced AppCatalyst and Project Bonneville.


Tags: VMware, containers, docker, VMware ESX, containerization, VMware Docker

Docker Rivals Join Together in Open Container Effort

The Linux Foundation is now home to new Open Container Project, bringing Docker, CoreOS and others together to advance open-source containers for all.


Tags: Linux Foundation, containers, docker, CoreOS, Open Container Project

Rancher Doubles Down on Docker for App Virtualization Deployment [VIDEO]

Shannon Williams, co-founder of Rancher Labs, discusses why Docker is likely to remain the application container virtualization technology of choice.


Tags: virtualization, Linux server, containers, Linux distribution, docker, containerization, Rocket, Docker Inc., Rancher Labs

CoreOS Catching Up to Docker in Containerization Race?

While Docker's lead in the container space has looked unstoppable up to now, CoreOS has been taking key steps to narrow the gap, including its new commercial Tectonic offering.


Tags: virtualization, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, CoreOS, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, CoreOS Linux, tectonic

VMware Looking to Capitalize on the Containerization Opportunity

The server virtualization company has been taking the initial key steps in ensuring its customers can use containers safely within the embrace of the VMware ecosystem.






Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, CoreOS, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, CoreOS Linux, VMware vSphere 6

OpenStack Making Progress, but Manageability Remains a Concern

NEWS ANALYSIS: OpenStack is being widely deployed for enterprise cloud projects, but even its biggest advocates say the community must make the platform more manageable.


Tags: cloud computing, Amazon, cloud deployment, eBay, private cloud, KVM, platform as a service, PayPal, PaaS, OpenStack, containers, cloud applications, Open vSwitch, OpenStack Summit, docker, Kubernetes, Magnum, Storm Ventures

Intel Works with CoreOS for Tectonic Container Server

Intel throws its weight behind CoreOS effort for containers.


Tags: Intel, containers, docker, CoreOS, Rocket containers, CoreOS Linux, Rocket, CoreOS Rocket, tectonic, CoreOS Fest

CoreOS Advances Application Container Specification Effort

Apcera, Google, Red Hat and VMware are supporting CoreOS' application container specification effort, which extends the reach of containers beyond Docker.


Tags: Google, Red Hat, VMware, containers, docker, CoreOS, Apcera, application container specifications

What's Behind VMware's Better Together Support for Containerization?

While VMware's endorsement of containerization could be a case of keeping its friends close but its enemies closer, there's also potential for real symbiosis behind the surprising strategy.








Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, VMware, VMware vSphere, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, CoreOS, virtualized infrastructure, containerization, CoreOS Linux, VMware vSphere 6

VMware Unveils Forthcoming Container 'Cradles' for vSphere

Cloud-native apps can handle redundancies that may have depended on the infrastructure to do before, and they are autonomic in nature.


Tags: RSA Conference, containers, VMWare,desktop,software,virtualization

VMware Launches Lightwave and Photon for Linux Containers

New container identity and access management technology debuts alongside new purpose-built container Linux operating system.


Tags: Linux, virtualization, VMware, identity management, containers, docker, access management, containerization

Docker, Boasting 'Amazing Traction,' Tops $150M in Funding

Docker's CEO explains why the open-source Docker container technology is taking off, and why he's raising more money.


Tags: open source, Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, VMware, Goldman Sachs, application virtualization, containers, virtual machines, Docker Containers

Docker on a Spending Spree to Strengthen Security and Orchestration

What began as a "simple" application, containerization is evolving to incorporate management, orchestration, networking, clouds and then... who knows?








Tags: virtualization, server virtualization, containers, virtually speaking, docker, orchestration, containerization

Fedora 21 Retools Linux for Servers

The first release of Red Hat's community Linux project in 2014 provides server, cloud and workstation-focused products.


Tags: Linux, Fedora, servers, Linux server, containers, Fedora 21, containerization

Linux Container Adoption Set to Grow Rapidly

Linux Foundation's 2014 end user report shows continued growth of Linux servers in the cloud, though concerns over skilled staffing remain.


Tags: Linux, virtualization, Linux Foundation, containers, Docker Containers, Linux servers

Red Hat Expands OpenShift PaaS and Container Efforts

OpenShift 2.2, xPaaS and Red Hat Atomic Host beta make their debuts this week.




Tags: Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, PaaS, containers, OpenShift, docker, OpenShift Enterprise 2, Docker Containers, Red Hat Atomic Host

Cisco Gets Into Containerized Data Centers

An entire data center -- all in one big box. With its latest offering, Cisco enters the container data center biz.
Tags: data center management, Cisco, containers

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