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May 28, 2020
Docker has introduced an integration with Azure Container Instances that developers can use to run Docker commands in ACI and switch from desktop development to the cloud.
November 21, 2019
Developers in the cloud-native industry running Kubernetes environments say they need more and better Kubernetes tools to get around some of the complexity of the platform.
November 19, 2019
IBM's new open-source Kubernetes tools help lower the barrier to entry for developers to use Kubernetes to build, deploy, manage and move workloads to the cloud.
February 13, 2019
IBM's Code and Response challenge builds on last year's Call for Code to apply open source development efforts to actual natural disasters.
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