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Laurianne
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6/9/2014 | 12:16:32 PM
Container wars
Charlie's last sentence here is a bit of an understatement. It's clear from the comments on this recent column that Docker containers will be a polarizing topic for the cloud community for a while yet. Where do you stand, readers?
Charlie Babcock
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6/9/2014 | 3:44:42 PM
What's the overhead?
The issue that's underdeveloped here is whether containers can be deployed with a significant savings in overhead, compared to virtual machines. That would be a long term advantage worth paying attention to for applications in some settimgs.


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