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Container Management Software

Container Management Software Overview

What is Container Management Software?

Container-based virtualization (sometimes called operating system virtualization) is an alternative to hypervisor-based virtualization.

In the more traditional virtualization model, the hypervisor creates and runs multiple instances of an operating system so that multiple operating systems can be run on a single physical machine sharing the hardware resources.

The emergence of Docker, an open source container initiative has given a big boost to this category as a whole, as it has achieved broad industry buy-in for the container approach.

The container model eliminates hypervisors entirely. Instead of hypervisors, containers are essentially applications and all their dependencies packaged into virtual containers. Containers contain not just the application, but everything that it needs to run including runtime, system libraries, etc. All the containers share the resources of a single operating system and there is no virtualized hardware. Since the operating system (or kernel) is shared by all containers, they are necessarily much more lightweight than traditional virtual machines. It’s possible to host far more containers on a single host than fully-fledged virtual machines.

Another advantage is that containers sharing a single operating system kernel start-up in a few seconds, instead of the minutes required to start-up a virtual machine. Containers are also very easy to share.

Container Management Products

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IBM Cloud Foundry is an IBM version of the open-source platform designed to make it easier and faster to build, test, and deploy, and scale applications. Enterprises can now run Cloud Foundry in a public isolated environment, while natively integrating with other IBM Cloud services, such as AI, B...

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A managed Kubernetes offering to deliver powerful tools, an intuitive user experience and built-in security for rapid delivery of applications that you can bind to cloud services related to IBM Watson®, IoT, DevOps and data analytics. As a certified K8s provider, IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service...

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Spoon is the eponymous application virtualization offering from the small Seattle based company, for isolating apps and running them without installation. Spoon can be deployed on-premise for enterprises (Spoon Server) and extended to provide other features.

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DxEnterprise is container management and clustering software for Microsoft SQL Server.

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Flockport is container virtualization from the startup (2014) of the same name.

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HashiCorp's Nomad is a container virtualization cluster manager.

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ContainerShip gives users the simplicity and scalability of a Platform as a Service while running on the user's hosting provider cloud account. Github and Bitbucket integrations allow users to go from signup, to build, to deployment on the provider of their choice in a few simple steps. With buil...

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Microsoft Draft is an open-source tool that helps developers streamline the processes of developing container-based applications running on Kubernetes clusters.

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Google Kubernetes Engine supplies containerized application management powered by Kubernetes which includes Google Cloud services including load balancing, automatic scaling and upgrade, and other Google Cloud services.