TECH BASICS

Windows Containers — An Overview !

Arun Kumar Singh
Dec 18, 2020 · 3 min read

A container is an isolated, lightweight system for running an application or process on the host operating system. If you talk about containers, you should start with LXC always. Technically that was the first proper implementation of containers. This whole magical world of containers started from Linux Kernel feature which allowed to run processes that are isolated from the rest of the system. This technology and its power gained momentum when Docker and CoreOS came with useful and easy features. Now today Docker became de-facto standard for…