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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.

Chef boosts application IQ with Habitat launch

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Chef has launched a new open source project called Habitat, which it claims introduces a new approach for application automation.

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.

What did BCN readers say last week?

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Over the past week, we took the opportunity to gauge the opinion of the BCN readership on industry trends and issues, through a number of polls. Here’s what we found out:

Juniper boosts security capabilities with two new product offerings

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Juniper Networks has launched a number of new cloud and virtualised service offerings as part of its Software-Defined Secure Networks framework.

Red Hat bets on OpenStack, DevOps and Containers in new product offerings

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Red Hat has launched general availability of Red Hat Cloud Suite and Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8, leaning on wider DevOps trends within the industry.