VMware, a global leader in cloud infrastructure and digital workspace technology, has dominated the market since it introduced virtual machine server abstraction nearly two decades ago. However, more and more industry watchers are calling attention to the rise of containers as an existential risk to VMware. Popularized by developers via the Docker container format,… Read More Bare-Metal Containers Well-Positioned to Disrupt VMware’s Hold on the Server Market
A Deeper Look into the Advantages of Bare-Metal Containers Versus VM-Based Containers and How the Diamanti Bare-Metal Container Platform Can Help Your Team Achieve Its Objectives Quickly and Easily. Over the past 15 years, server virtualization has become the preferred method of application deployment in the enterprise datacenter. Popular hypevisors, such as VMware ESXi and… Read More Five Reasons You Should Run Containers on Bare Metal, not Virtual Machines
Diamanti’s plug-and-play, high-performance bare-metal platform makes it seamless to deploy and upgrade your containerized applications on a Kubernetes cluster. This article shows how quickly you can use Diamanti to deploy a WordPress application powered by MariaDB and Kubernetes. The Hardware To start, let’s go over the hardware we’ll be using. The Diamanti cluster appliance comes… Read More Deploying and Upgrading a Kubernetes Application with Diamanti: Real-World Example
Diamanti lets you deploy containerized applications in your environment faster, easier and cheaper, with minimal operational risk and 24/7 first-class enterprise support. Editorial Note Docker containers, Kubernetes and cloud-native infrastructure all present significant opportunities to add efficiencies to the way we build and deploy applications. However, with the advantages of these technologies comes additional complexity.… Read More How Diamanti Takes the Headache out of Deploying a Containerized Database
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. Wishing you happiness.” – Helen Keller Lunch Break, located in Red Bank, New Jersey, was founded in 1983, when 35 people gathered at the Friends Meeting House in Shrewsbury to discuss the issue of hunger… Read More Thank You For Your Partnership in 2018!
On October 23rd, Lifeboat Distribution teamed-up with CDW at their Reston, Virginia location to host a speed networking event for some of our latest technology vendors on the rise. Cloudian, Diamanti, Komprise, StorageCraft, Turbonomic, and Vexata. A “speed networking” session was setup for 80 CDW reps to attend. Each vendor spent about 10 minutes pitching… Read More Event Recap: What did you miss at Lifeboat’s Speed Networking Data Center Day at CDW? Find out!