With 2017 seeing more than 40% of organizations either running production workloads in containers or piloting such efforts, it is safe to say 2018 and 2019 will be the years for mass adoption of container platforms. However, 2018 has brought an interesting option for container adoption within the enterprise — the release of managed container […]
If you have embraced the concept of cloud-native computing, your organization is set up for success in today’s competitive IT environment. You have already made significant progress. You have signed on to the basic tenets of modern IT management practices like DevOps, continuous delivery, microservices and containers. You have set a goal to create applications […]
The core question for enterprises that are building applications using containers is: How should container lifecycles be managed? There are no easy answers. Few best practices, or even tools that push specific methods and processes, exist. A basic mistake that enterprises make is to manage containers as if they were virtual machines, which they are […]
We discuss the increased adoption of DevOps and containers across the enterprise. Many large organizations, especially those in the Financial Services industry, have already surpassed the experimentation and POC development phase and are now moving towards production environments with the technology. We look at how companies are helping their employees cross the learning chasm with […]
Our guest on the podcast this week is Ben Bernstein, CEO and Co-founder of Twistlock. We discuss announcements from DockerCon 2017, myths surrounding the security of applications in containers in the cloud and advice for people just starting a container initiative.
We discuss the similarities and differences between VMs, containers and serverless computing. A lot of organizations have optimized around VMs because they have a long history of virtualization and it’s what they understand. When containers came around, they were the hottest thing in cloud, and now serverless is here. VMs and serverless are still not […]