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Docker releases update enabling containerisation in legacy apps

Docker has released a new update for its Enterprise Edition (EE) offering which allows containerisation across different operating platforms. The update, labelled Docker Enterprise Edition 17.06, means legacy applications running on Windows, Linux, and Linux-based mainframes can be containerised. Docker argues that this release solidifies its lead in the Container-as-a-Service (Caas) market. It notes that… Read More

Google releases Cloud Container Builder

Google has revealed a new tool for developing Docker images which can be deployed in any environment via Google Cloud Platform – allowing for the same kind of automation in software packaging that the search giant has been developing for its own use in recent years. Google Cloud Container Builder (GCCB) offers a REST API… Read More

Docker DevOps on data containers and networking

Matt Saunders is a Principal DevOps Consultant, and also among the most senior engineers at Contino, with a background in both enterprise and start-up worlds. Matt is also co-organiser of the London DevOps meet-up—a group with over 3,000 members which meets monthly. What does Docker have in mind for the future regarding data containers, and… Read More

Docker Datacenter comes to Microsoft Azure

Docker Datacenter (DDC), the open source project’s end-to-end platform for application development and container management, is now available on Microsoft’s Azure Marketplace, as well as in customers’ on-premises data centres globally. Announcing the integration on Tuesday at the DockerCon 16 conference in Seattle, Mark Russinovich, chief technology officer of Microsoft Azure, said that the Datacenter… Read More

Docker launches Datacenter platform for container-based DevOps

Docker has today announced the launch of a new platform dedicated to enabling businesses to manage workloads as containerised applications within the data centre or in public clouds. Following six months of private beta trials, the Docker Datacenter (DDC) is immediately available as an integrated suite, offering current open source features such as the Docker… Read More