Container frameworks are emerging as a superior choice to create, manage, and run distributed applications in a scalable and secure fashion. Docker’s growth is testimony to the fact. There are 100 million downloads of the Docker Engine, 75,000 Dockerized applications, 770 contributors, and 50,000 third-party projects on GitHub using Docker in less than two years.
The State of Containers 2015 Docker Adoption Survey found that more than 70 percent of respondents are either using Docker or evaluating for future use. Given Docker’s overwhelming popularity, here are three trends that DevOps teams should prepare for:
About the Author / Varma Kunaparaju
Varma Kunaparaju is CTO at Vistara and a seasoned technologist with over 20 years of experience leading engineering teams to deliver enterprise software. Reach him on Twitter @varma1