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Joyent: The Docker-friendly cloud you’ve never heard of

Joyent started the container party, later validated by Docker. Despite superior technology, does an independent public cloud like Joyent have a chance?

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Oracle's cloud storage service won't frighten Amazon

With an OpenStack-compatible API set and low prices, Oracle's new cloud storage service might seem like at Amazon, but it's meant mainly for existing Oracle customers

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Hypernetes unites Kubernetes, OpenStack for multitenant container management

Hypernetes project aims to deliver container orchestration with VM-level isolation

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OpenStack tool helps new users find relevant cloud projects

Project Navigator makes it easier for new users to choose from the over 25 OpenStack cloud-related services and projects

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Ubuntu Wily Werewolf trots out easy-install OpenStack

The latest version of Canonical's Linux distribution features a streamlined OpenStack installer, along with the LXD hypervisor and telco-strength networking

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Oracle reworks OpenStack for a containerized world

Its new release for Oracle Linux is packaged entirely as Docker instances

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What you need to know about OpenStack Liberty

The Big Tent approach reaches out to users, but it may complicate an already sprawling system

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OpenStack continues to come up short

Red Hat has become the leading vendor of OpenStack, but the company -- and others -- freely acknowledge serious issues related to complexity, scalability, and availability

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Is OpenStack ready for prime time?

For early private cloud adopters, the answer is a qualified yes

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VMware Integrated OpenStack plays to VMware user base

VIO 2.0 offers new tooling and seamless upgrades, while still protecting the VMware user base from attrition

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ZeroStack hatches plans for no-hassle, cloud-managed OpenStack

The cloud-managed appliance for delivering OpenStack to small enterprises faces the same market challenges as any other current offering

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Intel seeks to boost its OpenStack cred with Mirantis move

Intel's financial backing for Mirantis will aid OpenStack -- and help Intel find future customers for its hardware-based virtualization tech

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Intel backs $100 million funding round into OpenStack cloud

Chip maker looks to move enterprises further into the cloud

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Red Hat should double down on containers

As Red Hat homes in on VMware, investing development resources in Kubernetes, Project Atomic, and other container-related efforts will pay off far more than propping up OpenStack

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Mirantis pins OpenStack hopes on CoreOS Tectonic container management

By certifying CoreOS Tectonic container management, Mirantis is using containers to help OpenStack stay relevant to enterprise audiences

Red Hat readies OpenStack for the enterprise

Red Hat has packaged OpenStack to make it easier to deploy for hosting mission critical jobs

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OpenStack wins big with Google partnership

Google is the go-to company for making containers work across technology stacks

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4 reasons why Google joined OpenStack

What will Google gain by becoming a member of the OpenStack Foundation? What's in it for OpenStack? Here are four likely possibilities

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