June 15, 2016Samsung acquires Joyent: A CTO’s perspective by Bryan Cantrill, CTO
Let me not bury the lede: Samsung is acquiring Joyent, and Scott’s blog entry explains why we feel that this is such a good fit. As Joyent’s CTO, I wanted to offer my perspective and couch this acquisition in its broader historical context: the world’s largest consumer electronics company is acquiring a cloud computing pioneer; what’s going on here?
June 9, 2016Summer '16 documentation updates by Casey Bisson
We're always updating our documentation, but it's worth calling out some of the big changes, including the following recent updates to ContainerPilot, Triton CNS, CloudAPI, Triton CLI, and Docker.
June 1, 2016Cisco's Mantl on Triton by Casey Bisson
Cisco's Mantl is intended to be a standardized platform for containerized microservices. It packages a number of open source components with a single install process. Joyent Triton, including our public cloud and private data centers world wide, is now an officially documented platform for Mantl.
May 12, 2016The Autopilot Pattern and the rise of app-centric micro-orchestration by Casey Bisson
Container scheduling and orchestration are among the most critical problems to solve in modern applications, but it turns out they're not so tough if you look at them the right way.
May 11, 2016Container-Native Means Big Savings by Bill Fine
Joyent lowers pricing for container-native computing and demonstrates the advantages of running containers securely on bare metal with new instance packages designed for every workload.
April 19, 2016Mesosphere open-sources DC/OS container orchestration solution by Casey Bisson
Joyent celebrates open source DC/OS container orchestration.
April 12, 2016ContainerPilot: the app-centric orchestration solution for modern ops by Casey Bisson
Triton ContainerPilot™ (formerly Containerbuddy) makes automated discovery, configuration, and monitoring simple and straightforward.
April 12, 2016Monitoring and scaling applications with ContainerPilot telemetry by Tim Gross
Introducing application telemetry in ContainerPilot to make scaling decisions easy.
April 4, 2016More than just a Drop(box) in the bucket? by Bill Fine
At Joyent, we build open source software to automate data centers. Like Amazon, we operate our own public cloud. Unlike Amazon, we also offer the software that powers our public cloud to enterprises who want to run their own data centers. Simply put, we make it easy for companies to switch from the public cloud to a private data center, or to use both in a hybrid model. And, as I look across our customer base and sales pipeline, I see a clear trend toward a hybrid cloud model emerging among what I call “cloud mature” companies.
March 23, 2016DevOps questions: patterns for multi-data center and multi-cloud applications by Casey Bisson
DevOps expert Casey Bisson answers your DevOps questions. Today's question: how can I successfully run my applications in multiple data centers?