Container technologies have substantial benefits especially given the
need to isolate applications to increase service levels. Linux Containers (LXC) and Docker containers can be your best choice, depending on your use case.
Container technologies like Docker promise to transform the way enterprises develop, deploy, and manage critical applications. However, containers are no panacea. The same challenges around deploying and managing applications in native environments and virtual machines also affect container deployments.
Published By: BlueData
Published Date: Mar 13, 2018
In a benchmark study, Intel compared the performance of Big Data workloads running on a bare-metal deployment versus running in Docker containers with the BlueData software platform. This landmark benchmark study used unmodified Apache Hadoop* workloads
Docker containers exploded onto the scene in 2013 as a better way to develop
software and has quickly become part of the enterprise infrastructure. Organizations
often start by containerizing applications -- either components of a monolithic
application or new distributed applications. But containerization itself isnít enough
to become more innovative. It requires changing processes, culture and the overall
organizational mindset. That makes a container platform essential to success.
In this paper, we will discuss what a container platform
is and why itís a critical part of any effort to drive
change and innovation in the digital economy.
Published By: Microsoft
Published Date: Jul 20, 2018
Learning about containers is a bit like learning about Linux or learn?
ing about Go: itís potentially a huge topic! But everyone has to begin
somewhere. This lesson will give you an introduction to some of the
key concepts of containers and walk you through some examples of
using Docker containers with Go code.
Published By: Rackspace
Published Date: Jan 19, 2016
Containers are certainly a hot topic. The OpenStackģ User Survey indicates over half of the respondents are interested in containers in conjunction with their OpenStack clouds for production uses. Thanks to new open source initiatives, primarily Docker, containers have gained signicant popularity lately among Developer and Ops communities alike.