Another AWS Outage = Time For a Multicloud Strategy

This morning, social media was abuzz with complaints and panic that AWS had experienced yet another outage. This is certainly par for the course with any hosting provider (regardless of size or number of 9's they offer). Unfortunately, if you have not planned for an outage, you may be hung…

Containership Cloud: Now Supporting Alibaba Cloud & IBM Bluemix

One of the key benefits of using Containership is having the ability to deploy to the provider that works best for your needs and move your workloads between them easily.  While you can provision servers on each provider individually, Containership gives you one tool to rule them all.  …

Join Containership at DockerCon 2017 in Austin

DockerCon 2017 is right around the corner: enter for your chance to win a ticket today! Containership will be there to tell the story of how containerized infrastructure is the best fit for customers...and how we’re building the product to make that possible. There will be thousands in…

AWS Got You Down?

As I sit here sipping on a freshly brewed cup of Aricha Edido pour over from our friends at Commonplace Coffee, a large portion of the internet is on fire. To be more specific, initially the us-east-1 AWS region (and now others) are currently experiencing major issues that are…

The Ultimate Cloud Computing Stack For Startups

What startup companies need first and most of all is one thing: sell their product. If the product is not yet ready to sell, the startup must set its goal to finish developing it, so they put it on the market to bring in positive cash flow. They need…

The Biggest Mistakes Pokemon Go Made Startups Make Everyday

It seems that PokemonGo became the ultimate app distraction this summer to perhaps help everyone escape from daily life. We have to give credit to them for helping people be able to leave reality for a little while. Regardless, this much dependency on an app requires some care and investment…

5 Cloud Based Tools That Will Make Your Life Easier

With cloud-based services continuing the exponential advances of Moore's Law (and applying it to more than just computer hardware), software development has to grow with similar speed to stay relevant. Although the market for software development and deployment has become more technical and competitive, the cloud provides many services to…

5 Cloud Based Tools That Will Make Your Life Easier

With cloud-based services continuing the exponential advances of Moore's Law (and applying it to more than just computer hardware), software development has to grow with similar speed to stay relevant. Although the market for software development and deployment has become more technical and competitive, the cloud provides many services to…

Which Load Balancing Method Are You Using?

Balance is necessary in diet, in the martial arts, and in servers. When your server is getting more requests than it can handle, it's a happy day for the marketing department. Lots of users are coming in and using the system. For the IT department, it means making some serious…