#automation #devops #docker #photon

Getting started with VMware AppCatalyst

Released as a technology preview during the latest DockerCon (June 2015), VMware AppCatalyst is an API and Command Line Interface (CLI)-driven Mac hypervisor that is purpose-built for developers. Once installed, VMware AppCatalyst allows to quickly and easily deploy Linux container hosts based on VMware Project Photon. [...] VMware AppCatalyst offers developers a fast and easy way to replicate a private cloud locally on their desktop for building and testing containerized and microservices-based applications. ...

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Kitematic, a desktop GUI for Docker on Mac OS

You’re interested in Docker but not comfortable with CLI? You have a Mac? Kitematic is for you! :) Kitematic is a desktop GUI application for Docker. Kitematic is an open source project built to simplify and streamline using Docker on a Mac or Windows (coming soon) PC. Kitematic automates the Docker installation and setup process and provides an intuitive graphical user interface (GUI) for running Docker containers. To run Docker containers on your Mac, Kitematic will automatically download and install latest version of VirtualBox and start a Linux VM on top of it. ...

#devops #docker #photon #rocket

Getting Started with VMware Project Photon

Containerization is one of the subject which is getting the most attraction at the moment. It’s not only a geek trend, major actors are using containers in production. After all, Google was starting over 2 billion containers per week…exactly one year ago, in May 2014. Two billion containers per week…that’s 3300 containers per second! :) VMware presented last week two new open source projects that will help their customers to build, run and manage their cloud-native applications. ...