Containers & Platform
What Are Containers?
Containers are a lightweight software package that contain an application and only the dependencies the application needs to run. They abstract the underlying infrastructure from the application running inside the container while using an open-standard format so they’re portable, and run consistently, anywhere. They can make deploying even the most complex applications a breeze.
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What Are the Benefits of Containers?
What is Orchestration?
Orchestration is the container management layer that’s generally required when more than a handful of containers are involved. As part of the container platform, orchestrators like Kubernetes or Swarm ensure that the environment is healthy and that policies are adhered to.
What Are the Benefits of Orchestration?
The primary benefits with using orchestration to manage container deployments are:
Let Us Containerize That For You.
HighVail has been working with container technology for the past 19 years. We started our container journey way back in 2004 when Sun Microsystems introduced Zones into the Solaris 10 operating system.
Fast-forward to today and we're still doing interesting things with next generation, modern container platforms and technology. Containerizing new and existing applications, regardless of where they run, is what we do well. When coupled with orchestration and automation, the benefits are limitless!