Cloud Native Applications

Deploy Mesos on Photon Controller (video)

This video will show you the steps involved in deploying Apache Mesos on VMware's Photon Controller product using the "cluster" mechanism available in Photon [...]

Getting started with vSphere Integrated Containers (short video)

I decided to put together a very short video on VIC - vSphere Integrated Containers v0.4.0. In the video, I show you how to create your very first VCH (Virtual [...]

Container Volumes in VIC v0.4.0

I mentioned yesterday that VMware made vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC) v0.4.0 available. Included in this version is support for container volumes. Now, as [...]

Getting Started with vSphere Integrated Containers v0.4.0

I've been working very closely with our vSphere Integrated Container (VIC) team here at VMware recently, and am delighted to say that v0.4.0 is now available [...]

Deploy Docker Swarm using docker-machine with Consul on Photon Controller

In this post I will now show you the steps involved in creating a Docker Swarm configuration using docker-machine with Photon Controller driver plugin. In [...]

Compare and Contrast: Photon Controller vs VIC (vSphere Integrated Containers)

As many regular reader will be aware, I’ve been spending a lot of time recently on VMware’s Cloud Native App solutions. This is due to an internal program [...]

docker-machine driver plugin for Photon Controller

In previous posts we have looked at using a "cluster"  for deploying docker swarm on top of photon controller. Of course, deploying docker swarm via the [...]