Posts Tagged ‘Docker’
On-Premise Infrastructure: Pros & Cons
Deciding between cloud and on-premise infrastructure? This post compares both, considering a multi-cloud strategy’s popularity, and explores market options for background job processing. Whether you’re exploring on-premise or cloud deployment options, this article will help you choose the solution that best meets your specific needs and requirements. Bonus: Learn how to set up IronWorker in…Read More
How to Create a Docker Container?
App development and deployment now needs to be slicker and simpler than ever. To stay ahead of the competition, you need to be able to get your app up and running quickly without a ton of conflict issues or worrying that problems will arise depending upon which device is running it. That’s where the Docker…Read More
Automating Image Processing | Amazon S3
In this blog post, we will be focusing on the following use case. Assume you have images in an S3 bucket, and you wish to automate the process of applying some filters to these images and publishing them again to S3. The steps we will follow are: Configure AWS S3 and Iron.io services Create an…Read More
Docker vs. AWS AMI: What’s the Difference?
Docker and AWS AMI are two terms you might come across in application development. What are the differences between them? A simple explanation: Docker is an open-source platform that develops and runs applications. An Amazon Machine Image (AMI) is a supported Linux image provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS.) In short, open-source platform vs. Linux image. The differences run much deeper than this. Read on to learn the variations between Docker vs. AWS AMI.…Read More
Monitor AWS Lambda Functions Using Container Images
Since its inception, the concept of a serverless ecosystem has fascinated developers. While making deploying applications faster and simpler than ever, serverless environments now offer a strategic means of building scalable, modern products. However, as organizations continue to rapidly adopt the latest in serverless tech, many developers are facing visibility gaps due to holes and…Read More
Heroku vs Docker: Which is Best for Developers?
Heroku and Docker are both container-based development environments, ideal for developers to deploy applications without needing the resources required for virtual machines or physical servers. Containers are flexible, scalable, and because they contain a kernel of the operating system in each container, work seamlessly across a range of devices. But how do developers know which development environment is best for them?…Read More
Google Cloud Run vs. Heroku
Choosing the right serverless platform for containerised applications can be tough. We’ve picked two of the most popular: Heroku, one of the first Platform as a Service (PaaS) for developers, and the relatively new Google Cloud Run, to see how each performs for Docker container deployment. Achieve Cloud Elasticity with Iron Speak to us to…Read More
Google Cloud Run vs. Azure Container Instances
Deploying your container images on a serverless platform means less resource management and maintenance for you or your business. But which platform is the best? We explore Google Cloud Run and Microsoft Azure Container Instances (ACI) and discuss which cloud providers perform well with Docker images and which is the best value. Achieve Higher productivity…Read More
Containers vs. Serverless Computing
The five key differences between containerization and serverless computing: Cost — You must pay for serverless environments hosted in the cloud, whereas a container can be set up for free. However, containers have ongoing management costs, which can be expensive — even if no one is using the application. Longevity – Serverless functions live short, which also provide agility and flexibility. Containers…Read More
Super Easy Batch Processing with Docker and IronWorker
Batch processing means getting a lot of one type of task done all in one go, saving time, effort and money. There are many ways to do this, but businesses are always hunting for more efficient ways to do more without over-complicating their apps or business tools. Today, we’re going to look at how a user-friendly…Read More