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Save the Date: DockerCon 2019 Meet-up & Drink-Up

By Dylan Stamat | April 24, 2019

Mark your calendars next week for an awesome 3-day conference that brings the container technology community together to learn, share…

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Google Cloud Functions Alternatives

By Dylan Stamat | April 22, 2019

Google Cloud Functions is a serverless environment that many developers use. It enables programmers to write simple functions and attach…

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ECS Alternatives

By Dylan Stamat | April 2, 2019

If you are in the field of software development, you have probably heard of containers. A containerized application has myriad…

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Introducing: Computerless™

By Dylan Stamat | April 1, 2019

Iron was one of the pioneers of Serverless, so we’re excited to announce that we’ll also be one of the…

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On-Premises or On-Cloud? How to Make the Choice

By Dylan Stamat | March 7, 2019

Introduction It was once a tech buzzword, but cloud computing has become a mature best practice for companies of all…

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Iron Shout-out: Scout APM

By Dylan Stamat | February 4, 2019

At Iron we love programming languages.  We started off with Ruby way back in the day, and eventually moved most of…

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Docker vs Kubernetes – How Do They Stack Up?

By Dylan Stamat | January 14, 2019

Docker and Kubernetes are two hot technologies in the world of software. Most software architectures are using them, or considering…

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Docker Jobs: 11 Awesome Jobs for 2019

By Dylan Stamat | December 20, 2018

If you’re searching for docker jobs online, it can be a real challenge to find open positions that fit your…

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IBM MQ (IBM Message Queue): Overview and Comparison to IronMQ

By Dylan Stamat | November 6, 2018

Wherever two or more people need to wait in line for something, you can guarantee that there will be a…

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Iron at APIdays, see you there?

By Dylan Stamat | July 26, 2018

First off, we’re giving away a few free tickets to the SF APIdays conference on July 31st.  Comment about your…

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Iron Enters the Manifold

By Dylan Stamat | July 10, 2018

We’re happy to announce that Iron’s suite of products are now publicly available on the Manifold marketplace (see the bottom of…

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3 Key Benefits to Container-Based Background Job Processing

By Dylan Stamat | May 30, 2018

Whether deploying applications or providing microservices, being able to get tasks done in the background without user intervention is key…

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