Knative: Serving your Serverless Services

Knative: Serving your Serverless Services

This is part 1 of a series on serverless applications with Knative. Part 2 is here and part 3 is here.   There has been a lot of talk about serverless. so let’s ask first: What is serverless computing? To understand, here is the  CNCF definition of serverless computing: “Serverless computing refers to the concept of building and […]

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Scaling Java Containers

Scaling Java Containers

As enterprises increasingly learn about the advantages of deploying containerized applications, it is important to address a misconception that JVM does not play nicely in the cloud, especially when it comes to memory management. While it is true that many JVMs may not come out of the box perfectly configured to run in an elastic […]

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Why Red Hat and Microsoft are Bringing Managed OpenShift to Azure

As the alliance between Red Hat and Microsoft has evolved over the last couple years, many people have wondered how one time competitors could be aligning on so many initiatives. Our collaboration spans open source projects, the adoption of Linux in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, to high performance databases and application development tools. The latest […]

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Transforming the Development Model for OpenShift and the Business Model for Red Hat

Transforming the Development Model for OpenShift and the Business Model for Red Hat

OpenShift 3 was the culmination of more than a year’s worth of planning and development with general availability announced at Red Hat Summit 2015. It was a significant release for many reasons and was especially gratifying for the team given the big bets made around fundamental underlying technology components. The implications for the development model around OpenShift may not have been obvious, however, and by extension the larger transformation at Red Hat may also have been understated.

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Red Hat cited as a “Visionary” in Gartner Magic Quadrant for OpenShift Online

Red Hat cited as a “Visionary” in Gartner Magic Quadrant for OpenShift Online

Red Hat was positioned in the Visionary quadrant of the Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Platform-as-a-Service, Worldwide” for OpenShift Online. “We believe our placement on the aPaaS Magic Quadrant reaffirms the strides OpenShift Online has made since its general availability in June 2013. Its robust platform and interoperability with popular middleware development frameworks has enabled more than 2.25 million applications to be created for a variety of business and developer needs,” said Ashesh Badani, vice president and general manager, OpenShift, Red Hat.

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It’s 2014 and PaaS is Eating the World

As the Morgan Stanley survey points out, 50% of CIOs recognize that PaaS is the solution and are planning on deploying PaaS in 2014. As Peter Drucker once famously said, “Culture eats Strategy for breakfast”. This is the year that PaaS eats the world of Enterprise IT (or at least 50% of it). PaaS is clearly a case of Developer Culture moving Corporate Strategy to a new level of innovation and agility.

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FICO Builds an Analytic Cloud on OpenShift Enterprise

Tony McGivern, CIO at FICO, explains how FICO is using OpenShift Enterprise by Red Hat® to change the face of analytics. After 57 years, FICO is changing its on-premise, datacenter-enabled software into a cloud offering to better serve its customers. See how they reduced application time to value with OpenShift Enterprise. Learn more about OpenShift […]

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Lightning Strikes Twice: OpenShift Origin Community Day Boston Wrap-Up and Resources

Lightning struck twice in Boston last week. First, a major transformer blew in Boston taking out the power and then in a series of rapid fire lightning talks at the OpenShift Community Day event hosted in conjunction with the Red Hat Summit. Last week’s Boston event proved to be exceptional. We had many of the Red Hat engineers in town for the Summit and managed to corral a number of them into participating in the Community day.

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