boot2docker vs. Hyper

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What is boot2docker?

boot2docker is a lightweight Linux distribution based on Tiny Core Linux made specifically to run Docker containers. It runs completely from RAM, weighs ~27MB and boots in ~5s (YMMV).

What is Hyper?

Hyper.sh is a secure container hosting service. What makes it different from AWS (Amazon Web Services) is that you don't start servers, but start docker images directly from Docker Hub or other registries.

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70 Companies Using boot2docker
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What are some alternatives to boot2docker and Hyper?

  • Vagrant - A tool for building and distributing development environments
  • Otto - Development and Deployment Made Easy. The successor to Vagrant
  • Azk - A lightweight open source engine to orchestrate development environments

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