The Java Framework Quarkus is making Java ready for the Cloud-native Age with Kubernetes and Serverless. With Quarkus 1.0.0, the first major version has been released. Although it does not contain any major changes, it represents an important milestone for the open source project.
Container technology is more widespread than ever, but a report has found that security standards are unable to keep up with the pace. We interviewed Ali Golshan, CTO and co-founder of StackRox about what causes container security issues and how to improve the way security is approached.
Kubernetes is most often used with Docker containers. But it’s not strictly dependent upon them. So how do they work together? This comprehensive Kubernetes guide explains it in detail. Additionally, Payara Micro is discussed – a lightweight open source platform for deploying Kubernetes in cloud environments.
For the 9th consecutive year, RightScale’s State of the Cloud Survey arrives with tons of valuable insights into the cloud ecosystem. Let’s have a closer look at the most interesting highlights featured in this survey.
Security is one of the core issues when creating a production environment. Particularly when using the Docker ecosystem in general and Docker Swarm in particular, the question arises of how to secure the development process. In his session at the DevOpsCon 2017 in Berlin, Gianluca Arbezzano, software engineer at InfluxData, gives important tips on setting up a production environment, immutability, and security concepts for dockers.
Jenkins is still one of the most widely used tools in the area of continuous delivery. Why? In this interview from DevOpsCon 2017 in Berlin, we interviewed Gianluca Arbezzano about the strengths and weaknesses of Jenkins, Docker, and the future of container technology.
Mesosphere DC/OS 1.9 adds three key new sets of features to simplify the process of building and deploying data-rich applications.
The Google Cloud Container Builder is finally here! Creating Docker containers is easier than ever thanks to this new Google tool.
Containers are among the most discussed topics in the world of enterprise software today, especially when Docker comes into play. We invited Jussi Nummelin, core engineer building container orchestration at Kontena, Inc. and speaker at JAX DevOps, to talk about the benefits of containers and his favorite tools and to weigh in on containers’ “silver bullet” label.
Containers suffer from a bit of a branding problem. Conversations around containers tend to be a bit too ‘in the weeds’ from a technical perspective, even for many IT professionals. Understanding what they are and how and why they should be used – those questions still linger and far too many organizations have not been able to answer them yet.
Existing JBoss AS users can benefit from OSGi support in AS7 in that they can integrate OSGi into their Java EE systems.
Sisu has been proposed to provide a complete dependency injection framework, using Guice.
The container eases developing Jabber components by providing the underlying plumbing.
Code Recommenders is proposed as an IDE that learns how APIs are used by their clients.