VMware Big Data Extensions Python REST API Scripts

As part of the work I am doing to get VMware Big Data Extensions to integrate with OpenStack Heat, I had to write several Python scripts to test the REST API that BDE offers. I currently have scripts to create clusters and also start|stop|delete clusters within a vSphere environment. They are functional and were a good introduction to Python — […]

VM or Docker? What shall I do?

The topic of how to determine if a workload should exist within a virtual machine or a container — specifically Docker — has been pretty hot around the water cooler lately. As I have given this a good deal of thought, a quote from the movie “Can’t Hardly Wait” kept popping into my head from Seth Green rather early on […]