Topic: containerization

Navigating Kubernetes: The common mistake newcomers make

With so many newcomers to the cloud-native computing space it’s only to be expected that an ecosystem of certifications and accreditations has cropped up around Kubernetes over the years. And as demand for K8s expertise continues to grow, so does the number of professionals seeking out these certifications and accreditations.  In fact, you’d be hard-pressed … continue reading

Oracle open sources new tools focused on containers

Oracle is helping development teams build and operate containers with three new tools it is releasing into open source. The tools — Smith, Crashcart and Railcar — are designed to tackle containerization challenges commonly faced.   “Containers are more popular than ever. Here at Oracle, we use containers for many of our cloud services. While … continue reading

DockerCon: Docker plans to modernize traditional legacy apps

With containers and microservices on the rise, many companies are trying to figure out the best possible way to modernize their legacy apps. Docker announced a new program, the Modernize Traditional Applications program, that will accelerate the time it takes to transform traditional apps to modern apps without having to modify its app source code, … continue reading

Guest View: Why containers are really just fancy files and fancy processes

As companies progress on their digital adoption journey, they continue to invest in the next wave of modern application and deployment platforms, with containers by far the most high profile of these technologies. They have become instrumental in driving digital transformation within the enterprise, as they offer the kind of flexibility and portability needed to … continue reading

Open Container Initiative announces new tools and release candidates

The Open Container Initiative (OCI) is getting a step closer to providing a standard for containers. The organization has announced version 1.0 release candidates for its runtime and image specifications. OCI was launched last summer as an initiative to address the challenges and fragmentation in the software container space by providing a common set of … continue reading

Cigital’s BSIMM7 finds new industries taking on security challenges

Enterprises are realizing they need to adjust their security initiatives, and as result, software security is finally becoming mainstream. But with the rise of new trends like the Internet of Things and containerization, it’s up to security teams to teach developers how to secure their code. Cigital addresses these trends in BSIMM7, the latest version … continue reading Protection Status