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Mozilla Firefox launches container feature for multiple online personas


The Mozilla Firefox team has announced it will integrate a new containers driven feature to allow users to sign into multiple accounts on the same site simultaneously.

EMC launches storage provisioning framework for containers

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EMC has announced the launch of libStorage, an open source vendor and platform-agnostic storage framework released through the EMC {code} program.

Container Solutions brings production environment to the developers laptop

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London-based Container Solutions has released the latest version of its minimesos project, an open source testing and experiment tool for Apache Mesos, which it claims brings production orchestration testing to the development environment.

Joyent launches Container-Native offerings for public and hybrid cloud platform


Joyent has launched its next generation container-native (G4) and KVM-based (K4) instance package families, which are now available on its Triton-powered public cloud platform.

Docker bolsters security capabilities with Security Scanning launch


Docker has announced the general availability of its Security Scanning product, an offering formerly known as Project Nautilus.

Container adoption hindered by skills gap – survey

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New research from Shippable has highlighted the use of containers is increasing within the North American market, though the current skills gap is proving to be a glass ceiling for the moment.

Microsoft enters the containers race

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Microsoft has cashed in on one of the industry’s trending technologies, with the announcement of the general availability of the Azure Container Service.

Will containers change the world of cloud?

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The rise of containers as a technology has been glorious and confusing in equal measure. While touted by some as the saviour of developers, and by others as the end of VM’s, the majority simply don’t understand containers as a concept or a technology.

Containers and microservices starting to enter mainstream market – survey


A recent survey from NGINX highlighted that containers and microservices are two buzzwords which are starting to enter the mainstream market, as companies target daily software releases.

Docker launches DDC to support ‘container as a service’ offering

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Container company Docker has announced a Docker Data Center along with the new concept of ‘containers as a service’ in a bid to extend its cloud based technology to customer sites.