By Paul Miller, HPE Vice President of Marketing, Software-defined and Cloud Group
More than 60 years ago, a trucking entrepreneur revolutionized the shipping industry by introducing a more efficient method of transporting goods.
Instead of workers manually loading and stacking small boxes of goods onto ships, Malcolm McLean debuted the world’s first ship that would carry trailer-sized containers, thereby dramatically simplifying and speeding the process of shipping goods globally.
In the same way that shipping containers changed that industry, today’s container technology is changing how businesses deploy and use applications in their datacenter. (This analogy works so well that the leading container company today, Docker, used it for its name and logo.)To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here