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July 19th, 2016
The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SPAWAR) develops, delivers, and maintains communications and information access capabilities for warfighters, keeping them connected at all times across the globe. In addition to their communication tasks, SPAWAR also acts as the research and application engineering department for the Navy. In a commercial market, the faster an application can be developed and tested, the faster it can get to market and start making a profit for the company. For SPAWARSYSCEN Pacific, the Systems Center of SPAWAR, getting applications to the warfighters faster is about far more than driving a profit – it’s about saving lives.
December 16th, 2015
With government becoming more active users of open source technologies, containers are the next big trend popping up in federal IT shops. The container moniker is used because the technology approach is similar to what the shipping industry has done. Today, containers full of diverse goods are stacked upon one another and shipped on a single platform, be that a ship or a train. That same principle is now being applied to open source applications.
November 18th, 2015
With shorter, colder days upon us, it is a great time of year to curl up with a hot beverage and take in a good book. Since more and more of us are doing that reading on devices rather than paper, we wanted to throw a few e-book options into your reading queue. And while these stories may not be bound for big screen adaptations, the issues discussed within these pages are real and address the challenges we face each day.
September 1st, 2015
At this year’s Red Hat Summit, Red Hat announced the general availability of OpenShift Enterprise 3. OpenShift Enterprise is a Platform as a Service (PaaS) that helps application development and IT operations teams create and deploy apps with speed and consistency. This is one of the most groundbreaking releases of the year, making OpenShift the first enterprise ready web-scale container application platform. OpenShift is based on Docker and Kubernetes to deploy, run, manage, and orchestrate container based applications.