Docker Inc. to Support Multiple Serverless Computing Frameworks

Docker Inc. plans to give customers the option to deploy one of several open-source serverless computing frameworks on top of the Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) container-as-a-service (CaaS) environment. Rather than attempting to lock customers into a specific serverless computing framework, IT organizations should be free to choose from multiple frameworks that can be deployed on-premises or in one of several public clouds, says Docker Inc. founder and CT Salomon Hykes.
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Docker Inc. Embraces Kubernetes

At the DockerCon Europe 2017 conference, Docker Inc. announced it has made the Kubernetes container orchestration engine an equal citizen to Docker Swam within the context of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) container-as-a-service (CaaS) platform. David Messina, senior vice president of marketing for Docker Inc., says IT organizations now have the option to decide as they deploy a containerized application if they want to deploy it on Docker Swarm or Kubernetes, noting the container orchestration engine is now an optional feature of the CaaS environment.
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Chef Delivers on Habitat Promise to Automate Container Apps

Chef has made good on a promise to deliver an instance of its Habitat IT automation framework delivered as cloud service that is optimized for container environments. Previewed earlier this year at a ChefConf 2017 event, the general availability of Habitat Builder makes it possible to package Docker, rkt or Mesos artifacts consistently to enable IT operations teams to deploy applications based on them to Docker Swarm, Kubernetes or platform-as-a-service (PaaS) environment based on Cloud Foundry, says Marc Holmes, vice president of marketing for Chef.
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Kong Launches Enterprise Edition of API Platform

A newly rebranded Kong Inc., formerly known as Mashape, this week announced the availability of Kong Enterprise Edition, a version of the companys open-source application programming interface (API) management platform that has been designed from the ground up to support microservices based on containers. Kong Inc. CEO Augusto Marietti says the enterprise edition of Kong differs from the open-source edition in that it scales to support more API calls.
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How devops changes monitoring

Devops is in many ways a modern evolution born out of the old way of doing things. Waterfall development methodologies were too slow, deployments to production were too infrequent, and the traditional separation of developers and operators was an obstacle to change.
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Do you know the one secret to successful digital transformation?

Devops and cloud are the inescapable words of the decade for IT professionals, and with good reason: making the shift to digitally transform under these models can result in a business-defining transformation with increased speed, reduced costs, and better control and quality much simpler for companies to achieve. And statistics show that these models are taking off.
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Red Hat Aims to Scale Container Storage

Managing storage in a container environment presents some unique challenges: Not only is there more data being created faster, the number of microservices trying to call the same data increases exponentially. To enable IT organizations to rise to both challenges, Red Hat has updated Red Hat Cloud-Native Storage software to increase the number of applications accessing a storage cluster by a factor of three while also enabling IT organizations, via a technology preview, to make use of the S3 API to store data on an Amazon Web Services (AWS) public cloud.
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CSS Grid Gotchas And Stumbling Blocks

In March this year, CSS Grid shipped into production versions of Chrome, Firefox and Safari within weeks of each other. It has been great to see how excited people are about finally being able to use it to solve real problems.
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Naming Things In CSS Grid Layout

When first learning how to use Grid Layout, you might begin by addressing positions on the grid by their line number. This requires that you keep track of where various lines are on the grid, and also be aware of the fact the line numbers reverse if your site is displayed for a right-to-left language.
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