Managed Kubernetes and container services
- July 10, 2020
Linux provider SUSE will buy Rancher Labs, a notable company in the Kubernetes management space, to help customers manage their Kubernetes-based workloads.
- April 30, 2020
With versions available on its Z and Power servers, IBM's delivery of Red Hat OpenShift for the IBM Cloud underlines the strategic importance of the cloud orchestration platform.
- April 22, 2020
Kubernetes-based Anthos is generally available on AWS, giving customers the ability to manage workloads there, as well as across Google Cloud and on-premises environments.
- March 10, 2020
VMware has rolled out a basket of Kubernetes-based offerings to help users prepare for container migration as a way to modernize their apps and maintain investments in vSphere.
- March 05, 2020
Google is bringing back cluster management fees for its Google Kubernetes Engine service, a move that will bring it into parity with AWS' competing product but also prompted some protests from users.
- November 08, 2019
IBM hopes to bring developers to its new financial services cloud that runs on the IBM Cloud platform and uses Red Hat OpenShift as its Kubernetes environment.
- August 23, 2019
VMware will plunk down $2.7 billion for Pivotal in a deal that has hallmarks of a family reunion, but could help drive a broader strategy in cloud infrastructure and application development.
- August 15, 2019
VMware is in talks to buy Pivotal for about $1.45 billion in a move that could benefit both companies but also require some strategic realignment.
- August 01, 2019
With the acquisition deal done, IBM shared its plans to have Red Hat OpenShift software serve as foundational building blocks that can be used to create applications spanning hybrid and multi-cloud environments via IBM Cloud Paks.
- July 31, 2019
Google wants more enterprise workloads on its cloud, and has launched an Azure VM migration service and other features in pursuit of them.
- May 23, 2019
Couchbase adds support for Kubernetes container-based deployments of its popular NoSQL database across multiple clouds, such as AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google.
- May 15, 2019
VMware has inked a deal to buy Bitnami, maker of a catalog that vets and packages up popular software, such as MySQL, for quick, secure multi-cloud deployments.
- March 22, 2019
Google Cloud is now tied into VMware vRealize through a plug-in that enables users to manage on-premises VMware workloads alongside cloud services such as Google Kubernetes Engine and Cloud SQL from Google Cloud.
- February 20, 2019
Google has pushed its Cloud Services Platform for hybrid computing into beta. The software is based on Google Kubernetes Engine and is geared toward application modernization.
- November 08, 2018
Google's Cloud Scheduler managed service assists with job execution and management for cloud workloads, and it evens another score with AWS and Azure.
- June 28, 2018
VMware Kubernetes Engine is the latest service from vendors that want to jump into the container business, and it's another signal of VMware's changing take on cloud.
- June 29, 2017
Linux vendor SUSE sees cloud-based containers as a service as a way to manage and orchestrate an explosion in use of application container technology.
- June 15, 2017
Red Hat adds to its OpenShift.io cloud-based integrated development environment with its acquisition of Codenvy, a maker of cloud-native workspace management tools.
- February 16, 2017
The challenge of provisioning applications across clusters remains a significant one. Docker's Mike Goelzer explains where the company is headed with Docker Swarm.
- February 15, 2017
Nebulaworks says there's more to Docker containers than filling them with application code or microservices. Use them to speed your app development and testing workflows.
- September 14, 2016
Cloud lock-in continues to fall down the list of concerns for companies willing to accept the tradeoff to tap into a platform's higher-level services.
- April 12, 2016
Microsoft SQL Server databases garner little glory, but they remain a key part of the Windows stack. Containers as a service ensures they won't be replaced anytime soon.
- February 08, 2016
Container security is central to CoreOS' first production release of container runtime rkt, which it sees as better suited than Docker for large-scale deployments.
- January 22, 2016
Docker has acquired Unikernel Systems to expand its capabilities with microservices and connected devices and continue to simplify the developer experience.
- January 15, 2016
Microsoft Azure will reduce VM cloud prices next month by up to 17%, tapping into customers' cost sensitivity around this time of year when budgets are top of mind.
- January 12, 2016
Linode's response to a series of cloud security threats to its hosting service illustrates the balancing act of providing the appropriate level of information to users to assuage their concerns.
- December 18, 2015
Microsoft rolls out a series of updates to StorSimple to extend its hybrid cloud storage capabilities to more workloads on-premises and in the cloud.
- December 18, 2015
Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated brings isolation and control to the company's platform as a service offering, allowing customers to have dedicated environments on AWS.
- September 29, 2015
Azure Container Service tops the list of new services and provides a means to manage fleets of Docker containers in Microsoft’s public cloud.
- June 16, 2015
Cloud service brokers tackle a multitude of important tasks that can make or break a move to the cloud.
- March 25, 2015
Azure App Service combines existing tools and adds cross-platform capabilities for streamlined mobile and Web application development.
- February 18, 2015
Pivotal's big data tools are being open sourced, as the company tries to gain traction in a market where transparency and portability are paramount.
- January 30, 2015
Private Docker repositories are available through the Google Container Registry -- a move to help secure and deploy private container images.
- November 03, 2014
Joyent is all-in on Docker and plans to marry the technology with its container-based infrastructure to get a leg up with cloud developers.
- August 13, 2013
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