Red Hat’s Openshift Platform Suite now includes persistent storage
Red Hat OpenShift Data Foundation is a form of software-defined storage for portable and modular operating environments known as containers. And according to Red Hat Inc., an IBM Corp. company, it is now added to the original Red Hat OpenShift Platform Plus hybrid cloud platform.
Persistent s... Read more
IBM targets hybrid environments with new Power E1080 server
The near future is hybrid, that's not a very bold statement. IBM sees that too, and today it introduces a new server, the first in a new line, that specifically focuses on hybrid cloud environments. The Power E1080 comes with several features specifically aimed at that. In addition, there are also ... Read more
Red Hat adds automation features to Kubernetes cluster management
Red Hat announced new automation features coming to version 2.3 of the Red Hat Advanced Cluster Management for Kubernetes. The tool is used to manage and scale hybrid and multi-load environments in an automated and unified way, with more flexibility to boot.
The new release is integrated with Re... Read more
IBM unveils AI-powered automation software to speed up adoption of 5G
IBM Cloud Pak for Network Automation aims to help communications service providers deliver new services more quickly
IBM has announced that it is expanding its portfolio of automation software with a new offering for communications service providers. The goal of the new offering is to help CSPs... Read more
AWS and Red Hat make Red Hat OpenShift available on AWS (ROSA)
Amazon Web Services and Red Hat announced the general availability of Red Hat OpenShift on AWS (ROSA). ROSA is a new managed service available via the AWS Console, making it easier for Red Hat OpenShift customers to build, scale and manage containerized apps on AWS.
Using ROSA, customers can enj... Read more
VMs and containers come together in latest Red Hat OpenShift release
Containers are super convenient, especially if you have Kubernetes to manage them. However, most apps today still run on Virtual Machines (VMs). We are going to be in transition for a while, so supporting both VMs and containers in one solution is a good feature to have.
Red Hat brings this capa... Read more
Red Hat acquires StackRox, a Kubernetes security startup
Red Hat announced its first acquisition of the year on Thursday, saying that it plans to acquire StackRox, a container and Kubernetes threat detection outfit. The plan for Red Hat is to integrate StackRox’s security tools into its OpenShift platform.
The goal is to make the container workloads... Read more
Red Hat OpenShift can now run Windows Kubernetes containers
Red Hat extends their enterprise Kubernetes platform to deliver a single, fully-open Kubernetes experience for Windows and Linux systems
Red Hat this week announced the ability to run and manage Windows Containers through Red Hat OpenShift, the company's enterprise Kubernetes Platform. This deli... Read more
SUSE acquires Rancher Labs to compete with Red Hat OpenShift
The SUSE Group is one of the largest open-source enterprises, and it completed the acquisition of Rancher Labs, a Kubernetes management startup. The deal will allow SUSE to compete with its rival, IBM's Red Hat, in the ever-growing Kubernetes market.
SUSE also has a plan to double its revenue in... Read more
Red Hat is shifting toward containers in a big way
IBM's Spectrum storage products are now moving towards Red Hat, the company it acquired last year. IBM Storage unveiled a storage software family for Red Had OpenShift (ROHS.) The company also said that it intends to deliver software-defined, container-native storage solutions for ROHS and Kubernet... Read more