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  • DevOps Follow 356 Followers

    Examining the Internals of a Serverless Platform: Moving towards a ‘Zero-Friction’ PaaS

    by Diptanu Gon Choudhury Follow 0 Followers , Andrew Michaelis Follow 0 Followers , Ramakrishna Nemani Follow 0 Followers , Sangram Ganguly Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 07, 2017

    Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) architectures simplify how applications are deployed for developers, and serverless architecture or Functions-as-a-Service (FaaS) is the next step in that direction. This article explores how serverless platforms are built, operated and leveraged for rapid application delivery. A conclusion of this work is that the serverless space is ripe for innovation.

  • Cloud Follow 109 Followers

    A Security Approach for a Cloudy World: An Interview with Pete Cheslock

    by Richard Seroter Follow 3 Followers on  Mar 17, 2017

    Does your approach to application and data center security change when adopting cloud services? To learn more about this topic, InfoQ reached out to Pete Cheslock, head of operations and support teams at Threat Stack.

  • Architecture & Design Follow 901 Followers

    Blockchain – The Next Big Thing for Middleware

    by Kai Wähner Follow 1 Followers on  Dec 12, 2016 1

    Blockchain, most well known as the technology behind Bitcoin, has uses far beyond cryptocurrencies. This article explains the use cases and technical concepts behind blockchain, gives an overview about available services, and points out why middleware is a key success factor in this space.

DevOps Follow 356 Followers

The Container Landscape: Docker Alternatives, Orchestration, and Implications for Microservices

Posted by Kai Wähner Follow 1 Followers on  Nov 20, 2016

The orchestration of containers is key for success, and various technologies are competing for market share. This article examines the current tooling and how this relates to deploying microservices. 2

DevOps Follow 356 Followers

Article Series: Containers in the Real World - Stepping Off the Hype Curve

Posted by Daniel Bryant Follow 282 Followers on  Apr 17, 2016

This article series explains how containers are actually being used within the enterprise.

DevOps Follow 356 Followers

Lessons Learned from Scheduling One Million Containers with HashiCorp Nomad

Posted by Kevin Fishner Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 08, 2016

HashiCorp's Million Container Challenge is a test for how efficiently its scheduler, Nomad, can schedule one million containers across 5,000 hosts. This post outlines the lessons learned.

Cloud Follow 109 Followers

Is HyperContainer the Answer for Cloud Native Applications?

Posted by Xu Wang Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 31, 2016

Xu Wang introduces HyperContainer, a runtime for running Docker images on any hypervisor, providing hardware-enforced isolation for multi-tenant environments.

Mobile Follow 76 Followers

A Glimpse of Latest Mobile App Development Trends

Posted by Katie Stanfield Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 29, 2015

Even though mobile apps are nothing special anymore, there is still movement in this area. In this article, Katie Stanfield highlights some of the trends we might encounter in the near future. 18

DevOps Follow 356 Followers

Virtual Roundtable: The Role of Containers in Modern Applications

Posted by Richard Seroter Follow 3 Followers on  Feb 05, 2015

What role do containers play in a modern cloud-native application? InfoQ reached out to some of the most influential tech leaders in the industry and asked them to participate in a virtual roundtable. 1


How Composite C1 Found Success by Becoming Open Source

Posted by Jonathan Allen Follow 256 Followers on  Mar 13, 2014

In an interview with Marcus Wendt we learn about Composite C1’s 15 year journey from a fledging commercial project to an open source platform with dozens of partners. 2


Virtual Roundtable: The Future of PaaS in Cloud Computing

Posted by Richard Seroter Follow 3 Followers on  Feb 05, 2014

There has been a raging debate about PaaS and whether it is still a valuable part of a cloud portfolio, so InfoQ reached out to 4 leaders in the cloud domain for their opinions on the future of PaaS.


BYOC and the Rise of Hybrid Cloud

Posted by Chris Smith Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 30, 2013

Chris Smith offers insights on how to leverage the increasing employee adoption of cloud services (Bring Your Own Cloud) to perform their work. Understanding the risks and benefits becomes essential.

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