Please note: Mirantis has realigned its portfolio and renamed several products. These include Docker Enterprise Container Cloud (now Mirantis Container Cloud), Docker Enterprise/UCP (now Mirantis Kubernetes Engine), Docker Engine - Enterprise (now Mirantis Container Runtime), and Docker Trusted Registry (now Mirantis Secure Registry).

Introduction to Kubernetes (K8s): The ultimate guide

Kubernetes abstracts the complexity of managing a fleet of containers, packaged applications that include everything needed to run.

Free OpenStack Essentials Course, and an Update From the Mirantis OpenStack Training Team

Since releasing the new COA exam a year ago, Mirantis has continued to work closely with the OpenStack Foundation, including offering a free OpenStack Essentials course during the upcoming summit.

Docker Enterprise Container Cloud: Continuously updated, multi-cloud Kubernetes

Today we are pleased to announce the release of Docker Enterprise Container Cloud, designed to help you ship code faster by providing choice, simplicity, and security.

The Forrester Multi-Cloud Container Development Platforms Wave Report, Reimagined With Docker Enterprise Container Cloud

It's difficult to create a report defining the "state of the industry" for an industry that moves as fast as cloud computing.  For example, Forrester recently published its Multi-Cloud Container Development Platforms Wave Report, covering nine leading vendors in the category, and in order to make the report "fair", every company was represented by the state of its offerings as …

Lens 3.6 Released — Kubeconfig Files as References, Additional Smart Terminal Options and More!

We’re excited to announce Lens — the Kubernetes IDE — version 3.6 is now available. This is the first release since Mirantis took over the lead in the project. The biggest new features are related to the way Lens manages Kubernetes cluster access using kubeconfig files and additional smart terminal configuration options. These features will greatly improve the overall user …

How to Create a Unified Container Strategy When Your Developers Have Gone Rogue

No VP, CIO or leader of an IT organization wants to invest in technology to make developer’s lives easier only to have them ignore it. So it’s critical to ensure your approach makes things easy for developers across business units. A lot of solutions offer some type of container orchestration, and depending on the maturity and diversity of an organization, you may have several different solutions which fit your needs. 

Getting started with Lens

You can use Lens to control local clusters (such as Docker Kubernetes Service clusters running on your laptop), or remote clusters on bare metal, private, or public clouds.

Lens, the world’s most popular Kubernetes IDE, has found a new home at Mirantis

Lens brings multi-cluster management into the mainstream and simplifies the experience for developers working with Kubernetes and cloud-native applications. 

Preparing Kubernetes for the Real World – Q&A

Last month we held a webinar where Mirantis and Tigera discussed some of the considerations that arise with regard to networking when you take your Kubernetes cluster out of the lab and into production.

Is Rancher going in the SUSE Box?

SUSE’s $600 million (USD) acquisition of Rancher Labs means that the Kubernetes market is heading towards a major decision-point between freedom of choice and solutions tied to an enterprise Linux distribution and its agenda.

New in Docker Enterprise 3.1: Making Kubernetes on Windows, GPU Orchestration and Istio Ingress Easier

To celebrate the release of the latest version of Docker Enterprise, Principal Solutions Engineer David Kramer talked to John Jainschigg about some of the new features. We wanted to bring you the answers to your questions, including those we didn’t have time to cover live.

New Docker Enterprise Phone a Friend: Call Solution Architects for Help Operationalizing Your Solution

After an organization adopts the Docker Enterprise platform from Mirantis, they usually have questions and need help to operationalize the solution they purchased. But just as the car insurance that covers damage from an accident doesn't do you any good if you need new tires, the Mirantis Support team does a great job in working with customers to address critical …

Today I learned: How to make very small containers for golang binaries

Building images from scratch, using compiled binaries that don’t need complex, multi-layered OS and language environment support, will keep containers small.

Journey into Cloud Native Learning with a New Education Track from Mirantis

Over the next few months, Mirantis Training will be launching a new Cloud Native Computing (CN) track. These courses utilize a new, pattern-driven methodology, and cover containerization with Kubernetes, Docker Enterprise, and adjacent technologies. This track represents the best of the Kube and Docker courses developed and delivered for years by the Mirantis and Docker training teams, combined into one …

Getting Docker Enterprise Edition Running in 1 Hour

Installing Docker Enterprise can be straightforward and fairly quick.