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An industry-standard container runtime with an emphasis on simplicity,robustness and portability
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What is containerd?

An industry-standard container runtime with an emphasis on simplicity, robustness, and portability
containerd is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.

Who uses containerd?

Companies

Developers
6 developers on StackShare have stated that they use containerd.

Why developers like containerd?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use containerd
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containerd's Features

  • OCI Image Spec support
  • OCI Runtime Spec support (aka runC)
  • Image push and pull support
  • Container runtime and lifecycle support
  • Network primitives for creation, modification, and deletion of interfaces
  • Multi-tenant supported with CAS storage for global images
  • Management of network namespaces containers to join existing namespaces

containerd Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to containerd?
Docker
The Docker Platform is the industry-leading container platform for continuous, high-velocity innovation, enabling organizations to seamlessly build and share any application — from legacy to what comes next — and securely run them anywhere
rkt
Rocket is a cli for running App Containers. The goal of rocket is to be composable, secure, and fast.
Kubernetes
Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions.
LXC
LXC is a userspace interface for the Linux kernel containment features. Through a powerful API and simple tools, it lets Linux users easily create and manage system or application containers.
Docker Compose
With Compose, you define a multi-container application in a single file, then spin your application up in a single command which does everything that needs to be done to get it running.
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containerd's Followers
11 developers follow containerd to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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