With the next release of Windows Server, Microsoft will equip its enterprise customers to take advantage of the container revolution.
The next preview release of Windows Server 2016, due by the middle of the year, will offer the first glimpse into how its container system will operate. Microsoft is demonstrating these new container technologies at its Ignite conference for IT professionals, held this week in Chicago.
“One of the big trends we’re seeing is the notion of microservices and containers,” explained Mike Schutz, Microsoft general manager of product marketing for servers and tools. “It provides a lot of flexibility for how you deploy” your applications, he said.