What is SmartOS?
It combines the capabilities you get from a lightweight container OS, optimized to deliver containers, with the robust security, networking and storage capabilities you’ve come to expect and depend on from a hardware hypervisor.
SmartOS is a tool in the Virtual Machine Platforms & Containers category of a tech stack.
Who uses SmartOS?
3 companies reportedly use SmartOS in their tech stacks, including Secret Escapes, PrimeNMS, and Project-FiFo UG (haftungsbeschränkt).
Pros of SmartOS
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- Secure containers
- Full isolation per container in a multi-tenant environment
- Built-in networking
- Secure, isolated, resizable filesystems for each container
- The speed of bare metal performance + the flexibility of virtualization
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