Orchestrating Docker 1.12 Swarm With Cloudify
Learn how to orchestrate, deploy, manage, and scale a Docker Swarm cluster on OpenStack using Cloudify
OpenStack & Beyond Podcast – Episode 6 | OpenStack Predictions for 2016
Coming (almost) straight off the heels of our OpenStack Tokyo podcast, we bring you a fresh OpenStack & Beyond podcast all about the future of OpenStack, specifically in the next year. Our panel of three included experts each in a different discipline: an analyst, a product person, and a systems architect. This podcast started with […]
Simple TOSCA Orchestration for Docker
This post was originally published on InfoQ.com in February 2015. Mapping the Current Docker Orchestration Landscape Following this interesting post on Docker orchestration and why you need it – the basic premise is that orchestration plays the role of timing container creation based on application and tier dependencies, as well as enables the containers […]
Docker Image Optimization
This post was originally published on Developer.com. Docker is everything. Some have even claimed that it can prevent crime and famine. (I probably don’t need to ask you to note the sarcastic tone). But seriously, for the disruption it has brought on in the industry, and the true market gap it has filled for […]
Docker…Containers, Microservices and Orchestrating the Whole Symphony
Originally posted at opensource.com The microservices architecture is far from a new trend, it’s generally accepted as a better way to build apps these days. The common way to build apps was, until a few years ago, the monolithic approach – which was, if you look at it from a functional perspective, basically one […]
Docker orchestration…what it means and why you need it.
Docker containers were created to help enable the fast, and reliable deployment of application components or tiers, by creating a container that holds a self-contained ready to deploy parts of applications, with the middleware and the app business logic needed to run them successfully. For example, a Spring application within a Tomcat container. […]
Do I need OpenStack if I use Docker?
Docker has broken a record in the speed in which it moved from being a disruptive technology to a commodity. The speed of adoption and popularity of Docker brings with it lots of confusion. In this post I wanted to focus on a trend of commentary that has been gaining popularity, that I’ve […]
How Docker is Changing Configuration Management
With configuration management, there have always been two camps: Bake or Fry? When it comes to what are traditionally considered configuration management tools, Chef, Puppet and others, these usually fall into the fry camp. This approach involves dynamic configuration at deployment time. Meaning, you have a server and need to configure it for the […]