Deploying VMC on AWS

I recently had an opportunity to work with a customer in setting up and configuring a VMware on Amazon Web Service (AWS) Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) as part of their cloud migration journey. The customers’ solution includes moving some of their applications to AWS EC2 instances, and the bulk of their applications will be […]

VMWare 6.5 Lab Upgrade

I decided to upgrade my home lab. My home lab is based on Virten excellent write up on using Intel NUC’s 5th generation series in a Lab scenario. I have 2 of the NUC5i5MYHE configured with 1 – 64GB M.2 SSD, 1 – 16GB PCI SSD, 2 – 8GB DDR3L RAM modules using the single 1GB NIC which I have […]

Cloud Foundry launches its new Docker-compatible container management system

Cloud Foundry, the Pivotal- and VMware-incubated open source platform-as-a-service project, is going all in on its new Diego container management system. For a while now, the project used what it called Droplet Execution Agents (DEA) to manage application containers. After running in parallel for a while, though, the team has now decided to go all […]

New Docker Datacenter Admin Suite Should Bring Order To Containerization | TechCrunch

Docker announced a new container control center today it’s calling the Docker Datacenter (DDC), an integrated administrative console that has been designed to give large and small businesses control over creating, managing and shipping containers. The DDC is a new tool made up of various commercial pieces including Docker Universal Control Plane (which also happens to be […]