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Docker vs Rkt (Rocket) – Which one to choose?

Docker vs Rkt (Rocket) – Which one to choose?

In 2013, Docker introduced an easy way to build and ship applications. Currently at version 1.11, Docker is now perhaps the most popular light weight virtualization technology used by application developers.

However, Docker now has a competitor – rkt (aka rocket) which offers some unique features. So, what’s the difference? (more…)

What is Rkt (Rocket) container technology? Should you use it?

What is Rkt (Rocket) container technology? Should you use it?

Containers are taking over the world. From VPSs to application hosting, more and more companies now use container technologies such as Docker, LXC and OpenVZ. The latest entrant to this list is rkt, pronounced as rocket.
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