Week of 08 Jan 2018 Time-series monitoring tools give high-resolution view of IT (08 Jan 2018)
DevOps monitoring tools based on time-series databases create a steeper learning curve than traditional monitoring software, but arm IT pros with richer data for troubleshooting.
Containers aren't immune to Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities, but they could lighten the operational burden of fixes for IT pros.
Week of 18 Dec 2017 Kubernetes networking expands its horizons with service mesh (21 Dec 2017)
Service mesh architectures, such as Istio and Conduit, help enterprise IT ops overcome the performance and reliability challenges posed by container networking.
Week of 11 Dec 2017 Kubernetes roadmap looks to smooth container management bumps (14 Dec 2017)
Items coming on the Kubernetes roadmap zoom onto enterprise IT pros' radar, such as practical management for multiple Kubernetes clusters and improved container security.
Week of 04 Dec 2017 Brendan Burns talks Kubernetes on Azure work, Windows beta (07 Dec 2017)
Kubernetes co-creator and Microsoft distinguished engineer Brendan Burns discussed how Kubernetes on Azure evolved and invited Amazon to an open source serverless project.
Week of 20 Nov 2017 DevOps value stream mapping process plots course at Nationwide (21 Nov 2017)
Nationwide prepares for the final stage of a 10-year Agile, Lean and DevOps transformation with value stream mapping process that unites IT and business workflows.
Week of 13 Nov 2017 DevOps transformation in large companies calls for IT staff remix (15 Nov 2017)
Large enterprises, such as Kaiser Permanente, base their moves toward DevOps practices on organizational changes that force a shift in IT team mindset.
Two container security platforms released in the last week tie in to enterprise DevOps pipelines, but take different views on developers' involvement in their implementation.
Week of 06 Nov 2017 Prometheus 2.0 tweaks Kubernetes monitoring, data storage (08 Nov 2017)
DevOps shops say an overhauled storage engine in Prometheus 2.0 will lead to new uses for the open source Kubernetes monitoring software.
Week of 16 Oct 2017 AppDynamics Business iQ shuffles wild cards into DevOps deck (20 Oct 2017)
Collaboration between DevOps and business leaders is ideal, but how to organize enterprise teams around shared monitoring tools remains an inexact science.
Week of 09 Oct 2017 Kubernetes adoption sends Rancher users back to eval mode (11 Oct 2017)
What happens when your container management tool switches to a new technology behind the scenes? Ops teams say Rancher's Kubernetes move adds features -- and trepidation.
Customers reacted to new Puppet Pipelines tools with confusion about how the new software compares with Jenkins for CI/CD and concerns that Puppet will spread itself too thin.
Cloud Foundry Container Runtime eases Kubernetes ops (11 Oct 2017)
Enterprises such as Bloomberg use Cloud Foundry's integration with Kubernetes to ensure high availability for clusters of hosts and to support container orchestration.
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Cloudflare Access takes on VPNs with reverse proxy approach SearchCloudSecurity.com | 17 Jan 2018
Cloudflare takes inspiration from Google's BeyondCorp with a new service called Cloudflare Access, which aims to replace corporate VPNs and embrace perimeter-less security.