Microsoft: Use the power and simplicity of containers to tame your IT
North Bridge’s Future of Open Source Survey says seventy-six percent of you have plans to use container technology this year. The key question isn’t whether you are part of that seventy-six percent, but how aggressively you plan to leverage this key agility and efficiency implementation. Coming out of DockerCon 2016, most of the excuses for holding back are now gone – at least on Azure, which is quickly becoming a premier platform for containers.
Container technology on Azure is a great story that got even better this week. We’ve been involved with containers since their inception and we contributed to the Docker project as early as 2014, as Mark Russinovich, Azure CTO, describes in his recent Azure blog post.
Last year we announced a partnership with one of the leading data center “operating system” firms, Mesosphere, featuring among other things support for container orchestration and management, and delivered support for it on Azure.
What does that mean?
Read the entire article here, Use the power and simplicity of containers to tame your IT
via the fine folks at Microsoft.