Containers Make a Comeback
We hear a lot today about Docker and containerization, but containerization has been with us for more than a decade. What makes it relevant today is that the technology has matured and provides IT departments with a different approach to virtualization.
Containers bring old advantages to new technologies by displacing the inefficiencies of virtualization and bringing speed and scalability to cloud-centric applications. Docker and other container technologies claim to give the IT department the ability to run more server sessions than normally would be possible. Is containerization the panacea security executives are looking for in the virtual environment? What are some of the security concerns?
This eBook looks at how containers in general and Docker in specific are impacting virtualization trends and provides actionable recommendations on how to employ containers while limiting vulnerabilities.