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September 20, 2017

Containers Not Just For Docker

Over the past year (or more really) containers has been a big thing and specifically Docker, and I suspect so much so that many people believe that docker and container are synonymous. This is far from the truth. Docker is really a nice wrapper that uses containers (or should that be name-spaces?) to provide a method of distributing and deploying a single application. Containers are really just a name-space in Linux which lets you control some of the resources within that name-space. ... Read more

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