Container Consulting

Container Technology Strategy

Containers like Docker, help organizations to meet the needs of both IT operations and development teams. Containers are an effective way to manage the traditional discontinuity between these two groups, which is why they often earn a central place in a DevOps approach.

The inter-coordination and timing of service delivery is a notable IT modernization challenge. Interdependencies mean that coordinated service delivery is essential. Containers enable service delivery processes to be consolidated, reducing the coordination dramatically which translates into IT and developer productivity gains.

We help organizations develop a container strategy, implement the tools and frameworks necessary to achieve it, and teach your team how to use containers to improve agility.

Flux7 container consulting services help businesses to simplify and automate the following services

Reduced Risk

Optimized Code Delivery

Gain a streamlined software development lifecycle, reducing the costs and resources needed to get applications to market faster


Server Configuration

Automatically deliver consistent configuration rules needed to run virtual machines


Infrastructure as a Service

Achieve provisioning goals while consistently meeting networking and business requirements

Minimize your time, maximize results

Automated Security

Codify security rules and run them 24X7 with software defined security


Container Resources

Watch: Get Technically Inspired By Container-Powered Migrations at re:Invent 2016

From AWS re:Invent 2016 – Get Technically Inspired By Container-Powered Migrations, Flux7 CEO Aater Suleman Presents

Recent Docker Blogs From Flux7 Labs

Docker Tutorial Series, Part 1: An Introduction

Docker, the new trending containerization technique, is winning hearts with its lightweight, portable, “build once, configure once and run anywhere” functionalities. This is part one of Flux7’s Docker tutorial series. As we move forward, together, …

Preview of Docker Benchmarking at Flux7

At Flux7, we have been working closely with the Docker team to do performance benchmarking of Docker. Right now, we’ve been trying experiments with native, Docker and KVM with virtualized hardware. We’ve tried a mixture of both micro and macro benchmarks to get a general feel for …

The Great Debate: Should you use Docker or not?

We had a very interesting discussion with a client yesterday about the use of Docker and where it fits within their environment. The client’s representative was pushing back on us for using Docker and, as always, I enjoyed the constructive argument. As it turned out, we pretty much …

Using Docker for Quick And Easy Multi-Tenancy for a complex IoT application

Recently at Flux7 Labs we developed an end-to-end Internet of Things project that received sensor data to provide reports to service-provider end users. Our client asked us to support multiple service providers for his new business venture. We knew that rearchitecting the application to incorporate major changes …