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The Seamless Upgrade for Kubernetes’ First Major Security Hole, CVE-2018-1002105

By Paavan Shanbhag

CVE-2018-1002105, a critical Kubernetes security vulnerability affecting multiple versions of the popular container orchestration system was recently discovered and fixed by the Kubernetes open source community. What is the CVE-2018-1002105... Read More

Questions Every CIO Must Ask Before Embarking on a Cloud-Driven Digital Transformation

By Vamsi Chemitiganti

Last month, I had the honor of moderating a CIO panel at the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management at Lake Forest, IL near Chicago. The lively discussion at the... Read More

What is Serverless – Part 5: Reference Architectures for Common Types of Serverless Applications

By Vamsi Chemitiganti

This is the last part of a 5-part blog series. See part 1, part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. At their core, Serverless functions are about running pure business... Read More

Solving the Kubernetes and Storage Challenge

By Peter Fray and Vamsi Chemitiganti

Enterprise Infatuation with Kubernetes It seems that everyone is infatuated with Kubernetes.  Every organization has an active project with Kubernetes or planning one.   When adopting Kubernetes organizations are quickly realizing... Read More

7 Insights into AWS’ Outposts announcement at re:Invent and the future of hybrid cloud

By Sirish Raghuram

At Amazon’s re:Invent 2018 conference, Amazon finally announced their venture into on-premises data-centers, called AWS Outposts. Just a few years ago, this would have been unthinkable, given how Amazon executives... Read More

Our 2019 Predictions in Enterprise Cloud: Kubernetes, Serverless and Multicloud Move the Enterprise Forward

By Sirish Raghuram

As part of VMblog’s predictions series, industry executives and experts share their predictions for 2019. Below are my predictions for 5 trends that present challenges and opportunities for enterprise cloud... Read More

What is Serverless – Part 4: Fission – An Open Source Serverless Framework for Kubernetes

By Vamsi Chemitiganti

This is a 5-part blog series. See part 1, part 2, and Part 3. Fission is a Kubernetes-native, open-source framework for Serverless functions. With this free Function-as-a-Service (FaaS) solution, developers... Read More

Transitioning from managing VMs to orchestrating containers

By Jennifer Gill

This is a guest blog post written by Ron Illsley, distinguished analyst at Ovum. One of the biggest challenges faced by organizations as they look to adopt newer cloud native... Read More

What is Serverless – Part 3: Kubernetes and Serverless

By Vamsi Chemitiganti

This is a 5-part blog series. See part 1 and part 2. Kubernetes is an open-source solution for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. The business value provided... Read More

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