Azul Systems Inc. (Azul), the award-winning leader in Java runtime solutions,
announced that its OpenJDK-based Zulu 8 offering is now freely available on
Docker. Zulu 8 is a 100% open source, fully tested, compatibility verified,
and trusted binary distribution of the OpenJDK 8 platform. Azul has also made
Zulu versions compliant with earlier Java SE 7 and Java SE 6 standards
available on Docker in the same format.
Docker is an open platform designed to enable the rapid development and
deployment of distributed applications. Each "Dockerized" application is
containerized and completely portable and can be run on any server or easily
integrated with other Docker containers. As of mid-September 2014 the company
had reported 21 million downloads.
Jay Lyman, Senior Analyst, Enterprise Software at 451 Research, said: "Docker
and containerization are taking the enterprise... (more)
More and more file-based and machine generated data is being created every
day causing exponential data and content growth, and creating a management
nightmare for IT managers.
What data centers really need to cope with this growth is a purpose-built
tiered archive appliance that enables users to establish a single storage
target for all of their applications - an appliance that will intelligently
place and move data to and between storage tiers based on user-defined
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In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Henrik Rosendahl... (more)
Every healthy ecosystem is diverse. This is especially true in cloud
ecosystems, where portability and interoperability are more important than
old enterprise models of proprietary ownership.
In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Mark Baker, Server Product Manager at
Canonical/Ubuntu, will discuss how single vendors used to take the lead in
creating and delivering technology, but in a cloud economy, where users want
tools of their preference, when and where they need them, it makes no sense.
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Mark Baker is currently workin... (more)
Software is eating the world. Companies that were not previously in the
technology space now find themselves competing with Google and Amazon on
speed of innovation. As the innovation cycle accelerates, companies must
embrace rapid and constant change to both applications and their
infrastructure, and find a way to deliver speed and agility of development
without sacrificing reliability or efficiency of operations.
All Star DevOps Summit Silicon Valley Faculty Announced ▸ here
In her Day 2 Keynote DevOps Summit, Victoria Livschitz, CEO of Qubell, will
discuss how IT organizations... (more)
Front Porch Abandons VMware and NetApp - Migrates To Hypey-V and Gridstore
Gridstore, a leader in software-defined storage (SDS) optimized for Windows
Servers and Hyper-V, announced that Front Porch, a Sonora California-based
provider of ISP software and services has chosen Gridstore to provide its
innovative storage technology allowing them to utilize the most modern
technology that is capable of handling vast amounts of data while delivering
the necessary performance and still being mindful of the bottom line.
“At Front Porch, it is important that we keep current technologically. W... (more)