August 26, 2014

CoreOS Launches Docker Repository

In another sign of the growing popularity of container technology, the CoreOS Linux distribution has set up an online repository for Docker. Like the GitHub code repository, the new Docker repository will allow developers to post and publicly share their Docker containers for free, or they can pay a fee

IBM SoftLayer Cloud Adds Bare Metal Option

IBM has added a new option to its SoftLayer cloud computing service: bare metal servers. The bare metal option can offer exceptional performance but isn’t as flexible as virtualized environments. According to IBM, enterprises can get a bare metal SoftLayer instance up and running in just thirty minutes. It charges

Perforce Enables Secure and Performant Continuous Delivery on VMware vCloud Air

Industry-leading version control and collaboration platform serves as a ???single source of truth??? for all assets, on and off premisesWOKINGHAM, UK (August 26, 2014) – Perforce Software today announced the availability of the Perforce versioning engine on VMware vCloud?? Air???, providing highly performing repositories that serve as a ???single source

Why a Vendor is Really Adding JavaScript/JSON Support

I attended Dataversity’s NoSQL Now! Conference last week, and among the many vendors I spoke with, one story caught my interest. This vendor (who alas must remain nameless) is a leader in the NoSQL database market, specializing in particular on supporting XML as a native file type. In their upcoming