containers vs virtual machines

Container Security

Containers vs Virtual Machines (vms) – A Security Perspective

By Henrik Rosendahl What are the arguments for containers vs virtual machines (VM’s)? Back in March 2016 Mike Coleman (@mikegcoleman) from Docker wrote a blog post titled: Containers Are Not VMs. Mike and I used to be colleagues at VMware EUC – working on delivering applications in virtual desktop environments. As you probably already know… Read more »

Network Security

Deploy on VMware Photon and Kubernetes Securely

The announcement of the VMware Photon platform and its built-in support for Kubernetes is good news for enterprise developers. VMware Photon Platform is an Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure Platform which enables IT to deliver on-demand tools and services developers need to build and run modern applications while retaining security, control and performance of their datacenters. Production… Read more »

Cloud Security

NeuVector provides run-time container security for the Alibaba-Docker partnership

Today NeuVector announced that customers of Alibaba-Cloud, the cloud service provider for Alibaba Group, can now secure their Docker container deployments with NeuVector. For companies running business critical, container-based services in the cloud, NeuVector provides the run-time visibility and security required to protect containers against attacks, vulnerabilities, and unauthorized access. This announcement comes at the… Read more »

Container Security

15 Tips for a Run-time Container Security Strategy

By Fei Huang There’s been a lot of recent discussions online about container security, but most have focused on image scanning or the host and OS security. The lack of enterprise security tools for containers has caused people to focus too narrowly.  It’s like the old saying “when all I have is a hammer, everything… Read more »