Windows Containers – Making Windows Server Relevant Again

One of the most interesting presentations at DockerCon was on the implementation of containers (and Docker specifically) on the Microsoft Windows Server platform.  The Microsoft presentation was given by John Starks and Taylor Brown, although John did the majority of the presenting.https://blog.architecting.it/2016/07/19/windows-containers-making-windows-server-relevant-again/

Advertisements

​A big step forward in container standardization

Server and cloud admins all agree that containers are great. What we don’t agree on is which containers are the best. Rather than let this spark into a standards fire-fight, the Open Container Initiative (OCI), has sought to create common container standards.http://www.zdnet.com/article/a-big-step-forward-in-container-standardization/

Bluemix Instant Runtimes, Containers or Virtual Machines?

IBM Bluemix is a very flexible platform that allows you to pick the right infrastructure for deploying your applications, but how do you know what is right for you? Bluemix offers three ways for you to run your applications. These environments, which are referred to as compute options, are:https://developer.ibm.com/bluemix/2015/08/05/bluemix-instant-runtimes-containers-or-virtual-machines/

Best of Bluemix: Docker containers & Golang, weather tracking, and hacker security

This post regularly showcases some of the best new Bluemix tutorials, videos, and other content published each week on developerWorks. Here are some of the most popular new tutorials published so far this year:https://developer.ibm.com/bluemix/2016/02/24/best-of-bluemix-docker-golang-weather-and-hacker-security/