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A full virtualizer and an alternative to containers

Firecracker combines the security and isolation of real VMs with the light weight of containers.
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Service mesh for Kubernetes microservices

Enable free service mesh functionality on your Kubernetes microservice apps with Istio.
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Lead Image © Andrey Prokhorov, fotolia.com

Modularize websites with Web Components

Web Components let you define your own HTML tags to restructure monolithic web pages into smaller services and simplify maintenance and servicing.
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Automated OpenStack instance configuration with cloud-init and metadata service

Today's OpenStack has become a mature product with automated asset configuration tools, including cloud-init, a powerful script that saves time by automatically configuring a large number of virtual servers in the cloud.
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Lead Image © scanrail, 123RF.com

Cryptographic key access in the cloud

Cryptographic keys, usually available locally but not on remote computers, can be accessed for use in cloud environments.
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Lead Image © 36clicks, 123RF.com

Validating Docker containers

A new test tool by Google lets you peek inside Docker containers, so you can make sure they hold exactly what you expect.
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Open source customer relationship management software

SuiteCRM 7 is a powerful open source enterprise customer relationship management solution.
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Photo by Stephen Pedersen on Unsplash

Isolate workloads from Docker and Kubernetes with Kata Containers

Kata Containers adds an additional layer of isolation, and Docker users don't even need to learn new commands.
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Lead Image © Andrea Danti, 123RF.com

Data security vs. data protection

Data protection and data security are similar-sounding aspects of information security: one legal and one technical.
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The AWS CDK for software-defined deployments

Cloudy with a chance of better provisioning tools: The new Amazon Web Services Cloud Development Kit adds a powerful new tool to the DevOps toolkit.