• November 25, 2015 25 Nov'15

    Red Hat cloud buoyed by Ansible buy, Microsoft partnership

    The acquisition of automation platform Ansible and a partnership to run its services on Microsoft Azure highlight a busy month of bolstering for the Red Hat cloud strategy.

  • November 25, 2015 25 Nov'15

    Joyent CTO talks Docker containers and the work ahead in 2016

    Joyent bet big on containers to compete in the cloud market, and the company's CTO Bryan Cantrill has plenty to say about the state of containers and what needs to change.

  • November 24, 2015 24 Nov'15

    Cloud storage adoption strong despite lock-in concerns

    Despite lingering concerns around compliance and lock-in, IT pros are deploying cloud storage services for a range of applications and use cases.

  • November 18, 2015 18 Nov'15

    Docker security updates aim to sway IT pros

    Docker has added greater control for IT ops and new container security tools, along with its containers as a service offering.

  • November 17, 2015 17 Nov'15

    The new IT mindset should be all about the business

    Technical skills will always be important for IT, but in the world of cloud, it's the non-technical and business expertise that really shines through.

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  • November 17, 2015 17 Nov'15

    Google Container Engine upgrades focus on scale, security

    Google took on two of the key issues around containers -- security and scalability -- with the latest upgrades to Google Container Engine and Container Registry.

  • November 11, 2015 11 Nov'15

    IBM tunes up API Harmony with cognitive technology for Bluemix

    IBM steps up its API strategy with a new version of API Harmony through Bluemix, and a partnership with The Linux Foundation to promote the acceptance of open APIs.

  • November 09, 2015 09 Nov'15

    Containers could breathe new life into old apps

    Containers are viewed as the simplest path for moving traditional data center apps to public clouds, but IT admins should prepare for the Donkey Kong barrels that are sure to trip them up along the way.

  • November 09, 2015 09 Nov'15

    Cloud, containers force IT hiring shift toward DevOps jobs

    The rise of public cloud, containers and microservices has begun to impact IT hiring, as companies look to build DevOps teams that think holistically about the stack.

  • October 30, 2015 30 Oct'15

    Rackspace container-as-a-service delivers Docker to the masses

    The new Rackspace container service Carina uses native Docker tooling and bare-metal to speed up and help manage deployments.

  • October 30, 2015 30 Oct'15

    Oracle cloud infrastructure play caps a month of big moves in cloud

    Several new Oracle cloud infrastructure services are available, as the company looks to compete with AWS and meet customers' every need in the cloud.

  • October 29, 2015 29 Oct'15

    Cloud security requires shared responsibility model

    Both cloud providers and their users are responsible for data security in the cloud. Unfortunately, it's not always easy determining who's accountable for what.

  • October 22, 2015 22 Oct'15

    Docker containers slide into production with Tutum deal

    Docker has acquired container management provider Tutum to help transition its much talked about technology from an intriguing, emerging technology to one that can be trusted to run in production.

  • October 22, 2015 22 Oct'15

    HP public cloud shut down to refocus on hybrid

    A major feature of HP's hybrid cloud strategy is ending, as the HP public cloud will be shut down and the company will instead partner with public cloud vendors going forward.

  • October 22, 2015 22 Oct'15

    Dell hybrid push extends to a familiar partner

    Hybrid clouds remain more of a goal than a reality for most IT shops, so two of the biggest legacy IT vendors have teamed up to ease hybrid cloud strategies.