6 Container Themes to Track in 2017


The container craze will turn four next year. Yes, Linux containers have been around longer than that, but the rise of Docker—first released to the public on March 20, 2013—has sparked the surge of interest we’re riding right now.

It’s a fascinating adolescent phase, as containers not only roll into production but also get acclimated to enterprise needs and bigger-money investors. Here’s a glance at the major themes that surrounded containers in 2016 and are likely to continue into 2017.

Scheduler ‘Wars’

Some players are rushing to crown Kubernetes as the de facto standard for container orchestration. Others are just getting started with Kubernetes alternatives.

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