Following a decade and half of generally strong growth and benign economic conditions, the world is in the midst of a very serious financial crisis resulting in weaker global economic growth. The epicenter of this turmoil is the US and in particular the US consumer but the ripples have spread out around the world.
The bloom may be off the rose for the darling of the Linux container world. Docker Inc. turned three years old this month, and has achieved a lot in a very short time: 2 billion pulls, $160 million in venture funding, and several acquisitions. Beloved by developers, Docker is rapidly making inroads into production IT environments.