Docker vs. Vagrant Cloud vs. ZeroVM

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What is Docker?

Docker is an open-source project to easily create lightweight, portable, self-sufficient containers from any application. The same container that a developer builds and tests on a laptop can run at scale, in production, on VMs, bare metal, OpenStack clusters, public clouds and more.

What is Vagrant Cloud?

Vagrant Cloud pairs with Vagrant to enable access, insight and collaboration across teams, as well as to bring exposure to community contributions and development environments.

What is ZeroVM?

ZeroVM is an open source virtualization technology that is based on the Chromium Native Client (NaCl) project. ZeroVM creates a secure and isolated execution environment which can run a single thread or application. ZeroVM is designed to be lightweight, portable, and can easily be embedded inside of existing storage systems.


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    What companies use Docker?
    2730 companies on StackShare use Docker
    What companies use Vagrant Cloud?
    4 companies on StackShare use Vagrant Cloud
    What companies use ZeroVM?
    1 companies on StackShare use ZeroVM


    What tools integrate with Docker?
    152 tools on StackShare integrate with Docker
    What tools integrate with Vagrant Cloud?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Vagrant Cloud
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    What are some alternatives to Docker, Vagrant Cloud, and ZeroVM?

    • LXC - Linux containers
    • LXD - Daemon based on liblxc offering a REST API to manage containers
    • rkt - App Container runtime
    • Clear Containers - Use the isolation of virtual-machine technology along with the deployment benefits of containers

    See all alternatives to Docker

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