Anne Currie Teams Up With Container Solutions

Alternative Text by Jamie Dobson

LONDON — 21 March 2017 — Anne Currie and Container Solutions to join forces to further their aim of helping SMEs and Enterprises reap the benefits of Cloud Native. Anne Currie will be working with Container Solutions on a public project to encapsulate the current state of Cloud Native and Programmable Infrastructure. They'll be talking to Enterprises across Europe and the US about their [...]

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We are cohosting the Gopher Gala 2016

by Carlos Leon

It's official. We're pleased to announce we are going to be co-hosting the Gopher Gala 2016. For those who don't know what this is about, the Gopher Gala is a distributed hackathon where the main programming language to be used is Go. People form groups (one-man armies are also common) and work on an idea for a limited amount of time, submit their ideas and either some jury or the community [...]

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How Protocol Buffers are Used in Mesos Framework Development

by Frank Scholten

In this blog I will discuss the role of protocol buffers in Mesos framework development. Protocol buffers are used extensively for messaging and serialization inside Mesos and when developing Mesos frameworks. I will show how to use its APIs when developing a framework using examples from the Mesos Elasticsearch project. Message Serialization Like any distributed system, the components of [...]

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Docker Security Cheat Sheet

Alternative Text by Jamie Dobson

The accompanying blog, that forms the notes for this cheat sheet, can be read here. Adrian Mouat gives an excellent talk called 'Using Docker Safely'. He will do it this Friday at GOTO; Amsterdam. If you get a chance to see it, you should. As part of security week, we have summarised Adrian's guidelines onto a cheat sheet, which you can download in high resolution by clicking on the image [...]

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Containerized Mesos Cluster

by Jaroslav Holub

We often use Apache Mesos clusters to run containerized applications for our clients and for ourselves. Even though we run applications in containers, we still install Mesos with its dependencies and frameworks on host machines from standard Debian packages. Although that’s what most Mesos users do and it’s a straightforward and safe way of installing Mesos, we thought we might stretch the [...]

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