Docker 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 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 ZeroVM?
Why do you like ZeroVM?


What are the cons of using Docker?
Downsides of Docker?

What are the cons of using ZeroVM?
No Cons submitted yet for ZeroVM
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How much does Docker cost?
How much does ZeroVM cost?


What companies use Docker?
3817 companies on StackShare use Docker
What companies use ZeroVM?
1 companies on StackShare use ZeroVM


What tools integrate with Docker?
157 tools on StackShare integrate with Docker
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What are some alternatives to Docker and ZeroVM?

  • LXC - Linux containers
  • LXD - Daemon based on liblxc offering a REST API to manage containers
  • Vagrant Cloud - Share, discover, and create Vagrant environments
  • rkt - App Container runtime

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