Docker is one of the fastest growing trends in IT. It allows fast
deployment of services and applications on a Linux machine (and,
with some limits, on other operating systems). Compared to other
methods of deploying databases, such as virtual machines or application
isolation, it offers faster operations and better
Many people, surprised by the sudden advance of this technology, keep asking What is Docker? And why you should use it?
I will write soon an article with a deep comparison of the three methods (VM, container, sandbox), but for now, we should be satisfied with a few basic facts:
- Docker is a Linux container. It deploys every application as a series of binary …