Much like the container microservices DevOps world itself, Docker iterates rapidly. In a session at the DockerCon EU conference in Copenhagen Vivek Saraswat, senior product manager at Docker detailed some of the new features in recently released versions of both Docker Community Edition (CE) and Docker Enterprise Edition (EE).
At the DockerCon EU conference, container vendor makes big announcement, embracing the one-time rival Kubernetes container orchestrator.
Red Hat announced the official 1.0 general availability release of CRI-O on Oct. 16, providing a competitive alternative to running the Docker runtime in Kubernetes deployments. The news comes as the DockerCon EU conference gets underway in Copenhagen, Denmark from Oct. 16-19.
Widely used WPA2 protocol for WiFi security is revealed by researchers to be at risk from a form of replay attack that could leave hundreds of millions of devices vulnerable to attack.
New open-source effort backed by Google, IBM, Red Hat and others, launches to provide auditing and governance for the container software supply chain.
Developers and organizations around the world rushed to fix the Y2K bug nearly 20 years ago as the calendar rolled over to the new millennium. There is also a similar bug that is resident in Unix/Linux systems known as the Year 2038 bug.
Apache HTTPD 2.4.28 is now available, fixing a vulnerability that could have potentially enabled information disclosure. The Apache HTTP Web Server (commonly simply referred to as 'Apache') is the most widely deployed web server in the world, and until last week, it was at risk from a security vulnerability known as Optionsbleed. The Optionsbleed vulnerability was first publicly disclosed by security researcher Hanno Bock on Sept 18, with Apache patching the issue in the httpd 2.4.28 web server release that debuted on Oct. 5.
The roster of Linux Foundation Collaborative Project is growing again, this time with the launch of OpenMessaging project. According to the project's GitHub projec page, the goal of the effort is to provide a vendor-neutral open standard for distributed messaging and stream.
Among the key messages and themes that emerged at the JavaOne 2017 conference, held in San Francisco from Oct. 1 to 5, is that the Java community is moving faster now than at any other point in the popular programming language's history.
The Java Platform Standard Edition (Java SE) version 9 is now generally available bringing with it a number of new features to help make Java more modular and efficient. At the JavaOne conference in San Francisco on Oct. 2, Mark Reinhold Chief Architect, Java Platform Group at Oracle outlined some of the new Java 9 enhancements and provided insight on what's next.
Digium, the lead commercial sponsor behind the Asterisk open source PBX project, announced the release Asterisk 15 on Oct. 3, pushing the 13 year—old effort into the world of video conferencing.
Enterprise Linux vendor SUSE is updating a number of different platforms this week, including its Kubernetes based CaaS Platform.
Third major release of Kubernetes in 2017 debuts, finally providing stable support for a critical security feature.
After over a year of development, open-source database is now on the path toward general availability.
Months after Broadpwn bug, another set of highly critical cross-operating system Wi-Fi flaws has been patched. Once again, both Google and Apple have co-operated as part of a mobile operating system vendor industry co-ordination effort, to patch a critical vulnerability in a common Wi-Fi component.
Upcoming open-source browser release benefits from multiple technology innovations including a Rust based CSS engine.
New open-source Software Defined Networking platform release is now a more modular effort, thanks to Apache Karaf.
Red Hat made its first billion in revenue largely based on Linux, but as the company continues to evolve, a lot of future growth is likely to come from its OpenShift Kubernetes container business.
Craig McLuckie helped launch the open-source Kubernetes project while at Google and has been busy since November 2016 with his new company Heptio. Heptio is now moving forward, thanks to a $25 million Series B round of funding, bringing total funding to date for the startup to $33.5 million.
The Linux Foundation hosted its annual Open Source Summit North America event from Sept. 11 to 14 in Los Angeles, highlighting open-source efforts that it helps to lead. One question that Linux Foundation Executive Director, Jim Zemlin grapples with on a regular basis is why his organization continues to be relevant.