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August 20, 2020
Snyk has introduced a new tool to help developers secure their infrastructure-as-code configurations. Accurics also upgraded its infrastructure-as-code security tool.
July 15, 2020
New performance monitoring feature in Sentry's error tracking and release integration platform helps developers find and fix performance issues.
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.
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