Cloud native shopping: Cisco plans Portshift acquisition, Kasten to join Veeam

Hot on the heels of September’s VMware and Snyk acquisition news, comes word that Cisco and Veeam have also decided to spice...

Open sauce: Rancher 2.5 puts new UI forward, gets to continuously...

Rancher 2.5, the first big release since the project's parent company entered an agreement to become part of SUSE, has landed. 

What’s the point: GitHub, CircleCI, Puppet, Jaeger, Ruby, and HashiCorp

GitHub’s code scanning capabilities, a new feature introduced at the company’s Satellite conference in May 2020, has left the beta phase behind...

Grafana 7.2 adds flexibility to date displays and transformations

Observability platform Grafana has rolled out version 7.2 of the software, allowing date and time customisation, and providing users with capabilities to...

What’s the point: CUDA, PyCharm, CLion, IoTDB, Instana, Spring Tools, and...

Version 11.1 of Nvidia’s parallel computing platform and GPU programming model CUDA is now available, fitting the project with support for the...

Snyk buys DeepCode to inject AI into DevSecOps mix

Open source security platform provider Snyk has announced the acquisition of AI-powered code analysis company DeepCode. Financial details of the deal haven’t...

What’s new in the cloud: Grafana Metrics Enterprise, KubeEdge, Kong, Docker...

Analytics and monitoring tool provider Grafana has updated its enterprise portfolio by adding a little something for the Prometheus crowd. The new...

What’s the point: Qt, Qbs, cri-o, HashiCorp Sentinel, and a new...

Qt 6.0 is on its way, but it’s shaping up to be different than developers were expecting. Qt product manager Santtu Ahonen...

Prometheus 2.21 emerges with improved service discovery

Monitoring system Prometheus 2.21 is now available for download, providing users with upgraded service discovery, some UI enhancements, and bugfixes for a...

What’s the point: Red Hat Marketplace, JDK version control, and Visual...

After keeping its business under its hat for a couple of months, the IBM acquisition and venerable open source software purveyor has...