Linux on IBM Z and Containers
Topics on container technology and its use in Linux on the mainframe
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Docker CE 17.09 available
Docker, Inc. has released a new version of their Community Edition engine: 17.09. It includes IBM Z support and is available on Docker Store...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
IBM Z images on Docker Store
As mentioned in a previous post , an increasing number of Docker "official images" include s390x binaries. This is now also marked...
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Elastic Stack on Z
The Elastic Stack, also known as ELK stack, is a popular choice to manage logs. ELK is an acronym for its three main components Elasticsearc...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Docker Official Images Go Multi-Arch
Starting today, all Docker official images ( on Docker Hub and soon easily identifiable on Docker Store ) are multi-arch images. Official ...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Book about Docker on Z
IBM has published a very nice document about Docker on the mainframe. It is available as PDF download as well as via Knowledge Center . ...
Docker Enterprise Edition available for IBM Z
It has been signaled earlier this year , now it has been announced: Docker Enterprise Edition is available for Z . Version 17.06.1 has now b...
Monday, July 24, 2017
Registry Option: SUSE Portus
An Open Source alternative to Docker Trusted Registry is Portus from SUSE. This is a front end to a private Open Source registry that allow...
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