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    minimesos 0.8.0 - Weave Scope, Consul & Registrator support

    Today we released minimesos 0.8.0. You can install it using the usual installer command: curl -sSL https://minimesos.org/install | sh. The Docker images are available on Docker Hub and the jar is avai...

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    Terraform provider for Cobbler

    At Container Solutions we constantly push the boundaries of the tools we work with. While exploring programmable infrastructure we combine the available tools in new ways. Sometimes it works and somet...

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    Mesos framework overview: Mesos-starter, MesosFramework, Kibana and minimesos

    In the last few days my colleagues and I at Container Solutions have made major releases for several projects. We’ve been busy developing a range of products that are evolving into a suite of applicat...

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    minimesos 0.7.1 - Config file support and init command

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    Cobbler in a Docker Container

    For one of our projects we found ourselves in need of a PXE server. In order to make proper use of a PXE server you will quickly find you need to change settings in your DHCP server. So we figured we'...

    Mesos-Starter: Creating a Mesos Framework in Less Than Five Minutes and Ten Lines of Code

    Apache Mesos is an extremely valuable tool. One slight drawback, however, is that it can sometimes be hard to get started with custom frameworks. A ‘framework’ in Apache Mesos language is an ‘applicat...

    User Access Manager application on Mantl

    In the last year many Container Solutions’ engineers spent significant time developing various parts of Cisco’s Mantl and Shipped projects.

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    Test driving the Docker Universal Control Plane

    The Docker Universal Control Plane (UCP) is the commercial management solution for containerised applications inside a public cloud or on-premise. It is built on top of Docker Swarm. All UCP component...

    Weather Predictions Straight from the Cloud

    Can a fleet of customized drones improve your daily commute? We recently connected with the Swiss meteorological gurus at Meteomatics who have developed specialized drones to collect and transmit weat...