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Microsoft and Pivotal unveil Azure Spring Cloud

The new Azure cloud service provides managed infrastructure for Spring Boot Java applications and microservices

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Be prepared for microservices challenges

Microservices come with container-based development and cloud services. However, linking to other people’s code has its own risks

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Fend off the increasing container attacks in the cloud

A new report shows that hackers are going after vulnerabilities in containers. Here are a few things you can do

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What’s new in Kubernetes 1.16

Kubernetes 1.16 brings the general availability of Custom Resource Definitions and improvements to volume management, metrics, and Windows support

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Using HashiCorp Consul on Azure Kubernetes Service

Microsoft’s new Azure Managed Applications service lets HashiCorp bring its service mesh to Azure

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Kubernetes-native Quarkus Java ready for testing

Red Hat’s Quarkus project is a small-footprint Java stack designed for container-based, cloud-native applications

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VMware vSphere goes Kubernetes native

A re-architecture of vSphere with a Kubernetes control plane, Project Pacific looks like Kubernetes to developers and vSphere to admins

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Get started with Linux containers in Docker on WSL 2

Microsoft and Docker’s Linux development collaboration is starting to pay off for cloud developers

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CloudBees readies software delivery management, Jenkins X via SaaS

The SaaS services are an attempt to commercialize and expand its CI/CD tools

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Will complexity kill Kubernetes?

Kubernetes wouldn’t be the first huge open source project to collapse under its own weight, but its champions say it’s different

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Kubernetes on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud

How the managed Kubernetes services on the major clouds stack up—and how well they integrate with the clouds that host them

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What is a service mesh? Service mesh explained

A service mesh brings security, resiliency, and visibility to service communications, so developers don’t have to

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3 tips for container devops in the cloud

What have we learned from deploying container-based applications to the public clouds? Some best practices are emerging

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Free course: Getting started with Kubernetes

InfoWorld has partnered with Pluralsight to bring you this free online course. Learn how Kubernetes works and how to use it to manage containers

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5 Kubernetes distributions with something extra

There is more than one way to do Kubernetes. These five distros take unique approaches to solving specific problems

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To Istio and beyond: Azure’s Service Mesh Interface

Microsoft’s latest Kubernetes development is set to change the way we deploy distributed applications

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Watch out for the ‘container tax’

Containers are sound, portable ways to deploy applications to the cloud, but don't forget these extra costs

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VMware gets its Kubernetes game on

After years in the background, VMware has emerged as a major contributor to the Kubernetes open source project

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