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Joyent launches Triton Elastic Container Infrastructure platform

Rob Marvin for SD Times | March 24th, 2015

Consisting of a cloud-based service along with Triton Enterprise for on-premises deployment, Triton virtualizes the data center as a single, elastic Docker host, removing orchestration layers for more streamlined scaling and deployment of Docker applications. Joyent looked to address community concerns about some of the shortcomings in the popular emerging container technology, implementing its existing SmartOS container runtime for multi-tenant Docker security with native Linux binaries. Read More ›

Joyent Launches Triton, Its New Container Infrastructure For Easier Docker Deployments

Frederic Lardinois for TechCrunch | March 24th, 2015

Joyent today announced the launch of Triton, its new container infrastructure for making Docker deployments in on-premise clouds and on its own cloud architecture easier. This announcement comes about half a year after the company raised $15 million with the stated goal of releasing exactly this kind of service (after previously raising $120 million). Joyent argues that while Docker brings lots of new efficiencies to the development and deployment process, it also introduces new complexities,… Read More ›

Joyent: Run Docker On SmartOS For Greater Security

Charles Babcock for InformationWeek | March 24th, 2015

Cloud service provider Joyent bids for Docker workloads by claiming a more secure container environment, with an option for use in on-premises data centers as well. Joyent's SmartOS-based cloud environment can run Linux containers more efficiently and securely than Linux can. At least that's the assertion of Bryan Cantrill, CTO of the cloud service provider. Read More ›

Joyent’s Docker Cloud Skips the VM Layer

Yevgeniy Sverdlik for Data Center Knowledge | March 24th, 2015

Virtualization impedes performance of applications running in Docker containers, according to Bryan Cantrill, CTO of Joyent, a San Francisco-based cloud service provider. The company announced today a new Docker cloud architecture, which takes that virtualization layer out of the equation. Read More ›

Joyent’s new service promises to make on-premise containers a reality

Maria Deutscher for Silicon Angle | March 24th, 2015

Joyent Inc. hopes to speed the adoption of containers with a new service that promises to remove the main barriers to mainstream acceptance in one fell swoop. The launch is the culmination of a several-year investment in the lightweight virtualization format that originally rose from internal operational needs. The effort saw the San Fransisco-based provider develop a homegrown orchestration system that now powers its data centers and has recently been contributed to the open-source community… Read More ›