Docker

Docker is a containerisation technology that allows you to run multiple lightweight Linux-based environments (containers) that are separated from each other in a way similar to virtual machines.

Containers are much easier to manager and a lot quicker to start or stop thanks to their reliance on the single Linux kernel (of your Docker host server) and a few isolation technologies like namespaces and cgroups.

There are a few limitations compared to classical VMs, but also quite a few advantages.

Docker for CentOS distribution is available for free Community Edition (CE) and as a subscription in Enterprise Edition (EE) and can be installed on bare metal or cloud infrastructure.

See Also




Keep Learning with Me

Follow me on Facebook and Twitter or jump into Telegram chat!:
Recommended Software
I use Brave browser, it's awesome: Brave Browser I'm also a fan of SetApp for macOS: SetApp for macOS
IT Consultancy
I'm a principal consultant with Tech Stack Solutions. I help with cloud architectrure, AWS deployments and automated management of Unix/Linux infrastructure. Get in touch!

Recent Tweets