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Managing Dell Hardware With Containers

We need to run critical software to manage our Dell hardware hosts. Here's how to run Dell software in containers to manage hardware.

6 min read

Sean P. Kane

The Dynamic Cloud: Availability and Scalability for Your Biggest Days

The dynamic cloud makes it faster and easier to build applications that can scale as needed—but it does pose new monitoring challenges.

8 min read

Lee Atchison

Hey You, Get Off My Cloud! Multi-Tenant Cloud vs. Single-Tenant Cloud

Multi-tenant cloud vs. single-tenant cloud should be a critical decision you make for your cloud adoption strategy.

4 min read

Lee Atchison

The 6 Levels of Cloud Maturity

The six steps of migrating to the cloud—and how to ensure your company’s success.

12 min read

Lee Atchison

Containerizing Databases at New Relic, Part 2: Building Megabase

A look at the microservices architecture we use for containerizing databases at New Relic.

11 min read

Joshua Galbraith

Containerizing Databases at New Relic, Part 1: What We Learned

A look at four inherent challenges of containerizing databases at New Relic—and how we addressed them.

10 min read

Joshua Galbraith

Docker Embraces Kubernetes: The Future of Cloud Container Orchestration

Coming off the announcement from Docker, we reflect on Kubernetes continuing to gain momentum in the cloud container orchestration space.

4 min read

Ramon Guiu

Auto Scaling—The Dynamic Cloud Made Easy

The classic example of dynamic cloud infrastructure is the ability of an application to alter the number of servers allocated to it based on traffic needs—often using Auto Scalin

6 min read

Lee Atchison

Making Multi-Cloud Environments Less Painful With Terraform and Monitoring Data

New Relic explored automating the configuration of multi-cloud systems using load balancers, Terraform, and monitoring data.

8 min read

Clay Smith

How Many Clouds Do I Need? Selecting Multi-Cloud Vendors in the Real World

Cloud customers cite a number of reasons to use multiple cloud providers. You need to consider many factors before choosing a cloud provider.

8 min read

Lee Atchison

Using Custom Metrics and X-Ray Traces to Build Faster Lambda Functions

New AWS data can help you understand the Lambda serverless architecture and gather new metrics for a deeper performance investigation of complex functions.

10 min read

Clay Smith

Exclusive: How Docker Containers Are Being Used Right Now

From VM replacements to ephemeral computicles—we share exclusive data on the lifespan of Docker containers.

5 min read

Adam Larson

Understanding AWS Lambda Performance—How Much Do Cold Starts Really Matter?

How understanding AWS Lambda performance metrics around invocation time can help you make smart operational and cost decisions in a serverless environment.

7 min read

Clay Smith

Automating Docker Image Builds With Continuous Integration

When integrating Docker into an existing software delivery pipeline, it’s easiest to start small. New Relic Developer Advocate Clay Smith explains how.

7 min read

Clay Smith

Reducing Deploy Risk With Docker’s Health Check Instruction

The health check instruction in Docker release version 1.12 can make increasingly large and complex systems easier to manage, deploy, and troubleshoot.

6 min read

Clay Smith

The Modern Developer Workstation on MacOS with Docker

The new Docker for Mac and Windows beta offers an opportunity to create a more resilient local environment that better mirrors production. Here’s how!

8 min read

Clay Smith

New Relic Generates Real Data on Docker Container Adoption

With Docker monitoring on New Relic, we now have some real data on key adoption and usage questions.

5 min read

Abner Germanow

How New Relic Used Docker to Solve Thorny Deployment Issues

New Relic’s Centurion tool helps make Docker-powered deployments powerful for developers, but painless for ops.

10 min read

Paul Showalter

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