It seems that every day there are new changes taking place within the software technology world. 2016 proved to be the year of both containers and microservices. These trends have become less exclusive from one another. In 2017, the software container has learned to integrate with microservices and vice versa.
Organizations are increasingly becoming more acquainted with software container technology. This guide covers the latest container management trends and vendors to consider if your enterprise is ready to move forward. Learn how to make software containers part of your existing architecture, which integration tools have taken the spotlight and how SOA strategies can influence container modernizations. Finally, take a quiz to test what you've learned or take a gander at our list of common software container terms.
1Software container news-
The latest developments in application containers
In 2016, we learned that microservices and containers are leading the software technology trends. But, what does that mean for 2017 and the years to follow in terms of where these technologies lead? This section covers strategies for combining microservices and containers, security solutions and which vendors to consider.
The application container market is growing at an astounding pace, mimicking its rapidly rising popularity in the enterprise. What are the drivers and implications of that trend? Continue Reading
2Combining with containers-
Making software containers part of your architecture
Now that your enterprise is ready to integrate software containers, how can you make this happen successfully? This section covers how to ensure successful software container integration with your architecture. Learn step-by-step practices and how to manage registries and satisfy business goals for container deployment.
By closely following prescribed test procedures, containers can go a long way toward satisfying business goals for continuous integration (CI) as well as deployment. Continue Reading
Open source options are making it easier containerize your applications. Learn about the top four approaches to Docker management. Continue Reading
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Improving software containers
As organizations move away from traditional SOA strategies toward containers, it is becoming clear that they share common goals. This guide section covers approaches to improve and modernize applications.
What do you know about software containers?
Where does your organization align on the container spectrum? Take this quiz and figure out what you already know about software container management.Quiz time: What do you know about container management?
5Terms to know-
Software container: Up your knowledge
Review the latest software technology terms and learn how they relate to one another. This section offers a list of definitions for commonly used container jargon.
- Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud Container Service
- Container as a service
- Container management software