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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Why do developers choose Docker?
Why do you like Docker?

Why do developers choose Vagrant Cloud?
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Why do developers choose ZeroVM?
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What are the cons of using Docker?
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What are the cons of using Vagrant Cloud?
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What are the cons of using ZeroVM?
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How much does Docker cost?
How much does Vagrant Cloud cost?
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What companies use Docker?
4202 companies on StackShare use Docker
What companies use Vagrant Cloud?
7 companies on StackShare use Vagrant Cloud
What companies use ZeroVM?
1 companies on StackShare use ZeroVM
What tools integrate with Docker?
179 tools on StackShare integrate with Docker
What tools integrate with Vagrant Cloud?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Vagrant Cloud
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Docker, Vagrant Cloud, and ZeroVM?

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

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