Environment Parity: Why Docker Matters More for Linux than Windows

Environment Parity: Why Docker Matters More for Linux than Windows

Docker runs on any Linux distribution, but only on select versions of Windows. That begs the question: Is Docker as useful on Windows as it is on Linux? Docker and the Environment ...
Comparing OpenVZ and LXD Linux System Container Platforms

Comparing OpenVZ and LXD Linux System Container Platforms

OpenVZ and LXD, which enable you to run a complete operating system inside a container, are not very different. But is one system container platform better than the other? Here’s a comparison ...
Docker Allies with Canonical on Ubuntu Support

Docker Allies with Canonical on Ubuntu Support

Docker and Canonical have formed an alliance under which the Docker CS Container Engine will be commercially supported by both vendors. While Docker containers have been widely deployed on Ubuntu for some ...
Canonical unveils 6th LTS release of Ubuntu with 16.04

Canonical unveils 6th LTS release of Ubuntu with 16.04

LONDON–(Business Wire)–Canonical announced today it will release Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on 21st April, featuring the new ‘snap’ package format and LXD pure-container hypervisor. This is the latest version of the world’s most ...