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TechCrunch: "The Cloud Native Compute Foundation acquires RethinkDB’s source code" February 6, 2017
Here’s some unusual news: the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) today announced that it has acquired the RethinkDB copyright and assets, including its code, and contributed it to The Linux Foundation. RethinkDB, which had raised about $12.2 million...

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InfoWorld: "RethinkDB finds a new home at the Linux Foundation" February 6, 2017
RethinkDB may have failed as a business, but it’s getting new life as part of the Linux Foundation. As announced today, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) has purchased the RethinkDB intellectual property assets for $25,000, which it...

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Enterprise Apps Today: "Linux Foundation takes ownership of RethinkDB code" February 6, 2017
Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) announced on Feb. 6 that it paid $25,000 to acquire all of the RethinkDB code, copyrights and assets. The CNCF then re-licensed all the code under the Apache Software License version two, which...

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OStatic: "Cloud Native Computing Foundation hosts Linkerd open source project" January 24, 2017
When The Linux Foundation announced the Cloud Native Computing Foundation in 2015, its members already represented some of the most powerful technology and open source leaders around.

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TechCrunch: "Cloud Native Computing Foundation adds Linkerd as its fifth hosted project" January 23, 2017
The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the open source group that’s also the home of the popular Kubernetes container management system, today announced that it has added Linkerd as its fifth hosted project. .

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Server Watch: "Linkerd project joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation" January 23, 2017
The Linux Foundation’s Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) is expanding its roster of hosted projects today with the inclusion of the open-source Linkerd service mesh project. The CNCF got started in July 2015 with the Kubernetes container management...

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Channel Insider: "CNCF preps Kubernetes program for MSPs" December 21, 2016
As customer interest in the Kubernetes container management platform rises rapidly, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) arm of the Linux Foundation is gearing up to create a program to help educate managed service providers (MSPs) on how...

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Virtualization Review: "5 thoughts on the Container Industry" December 21, 2016
The annual Kubernetes conference, KubeCon, which was hosted by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), was held in downtown Seattle on Nov. 8 and 9. Leaders and users of Kubernetes, Docker and cloud-native architecture technology gathered at this...

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Virtualization Review: "Peeling back the cloud-native architecture layers" November 22, 2016
One of initiatives in the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNFC) Charter is to provide “Well-defined APIs at borders of standardized subsystems,” and establish a standard systems architecture describing the relationship between parts. In the charter they have a...

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Forbes: "Containers are the future but the future isn't finished" November 17, 2016
Containers are a big deal, and they’re only going to get bigger. That’s my view after attending the latest KubeCon (and CloudNativeCon) in Seattle last week.