Docker and Ironic: A Match Made in Heaven

Docker and Containers are taking the application development world by storm, but with all of their benefits there are some limitations and challenges. One key challenge is security between containers, especially when those containers are in different security zones. The early adopters of containers at scale (e.g. Google, Twitter, Apple) have fairly consistent security requirements across their applications. In areas like Financial Services and Medical Records, companies have widely different sec [...]

Blog: At Nuage Networks, We Eat Our Own Dog Food by B. Van De Walle

At Nuage Networks, we use a large cluster of machines for R&D and for various day-to-day operations.  This means that we face some of the same challenges as most of our customers experience when it comes to operationalizing our internal data center.

One of my frequent and nearly daily tasks is spawning new "Nuage sandboxes" for our internal usage.

A “Nuage sandbox” is basically a complete end-to-end Nuage Networks setup that can be used for ad hoc testing of a feature, as a demons [...]