Trends Report

Why The CIO Must Care About Containers

Behind The Hype, Containers Begin Your Transition To A Digital Business

January 1st, 2018
With contributors:
Pascal Matzke , Dave Bartoletti , Randy Heffner , Laura Easton , Bill Nagel


Docker simplified the use of containers, exciting developers with an easy way to build, test, and deploy their new cloud-native applications. But for CIOs who must integrate core systems of record with growth-driving systems of engagement, containers might seem a distracting irrelevance. This report highlights ways that containers already deliver value in the enterprise and argues that CIOs should look at container-based solutions as enablers of digital business.

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