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CoreOS, a new enterprise Linux company and a Docker partner, is now proposing its own alternative to Docker's container technology.
CoreOS, a new enterprise Linux company and a Docker partner, is now proposing its own alternative to Docker's container technology.

For a while it looked like an official mascot t-shirt to accompany the release of Ubuntu 14.10 would be as rare as the Unicorn fronting it.

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I work with multiple time zones in mind. To help, I use widgets and menu items to keep me in sync.

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What if you DON'T wish to torture data until it confesses to anything you want?

When it comes to storage, what benchmarks to use, how to configure them and how to interpret the results has been the subject of many a heated debate.

New submitter fourbadgers writes: CoreOS, the start-up making the CoreOS Linux distribution, has announced Rocket, a container management system that's an alternative to Docker. CoreOS is derived from Chrome OS and has a focus on lightweight virtualization based on Linux containers. The project has been a long-time supporter of Docker, but saw the need for a simpler container system after what was seen as scope-creep in what Docker provides.

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Numerous major companies have lately been opting to open the doors to their own, in-house security tools and it's changing the security landscape significantly.

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Claim's Docker's direction is 'fundamentally flawed'

CoreOS, the lightweight Linux distro based around Linux containers and Docker, will develop its own application container tech to compete against Docker.