• Alan HoltEmail author
  • Chi-Yu Huang
Part of the Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science book series (UTICS)


Containers are a form of operating system virtualisation but, unlike virtual machines, they do not virtualise the underlying hardware and are, therefore, less resource intensive than a full virtual machine.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Zeetta NetworksBristolUK
  2. 2.GE Aviation SystemsCheltenhamUK

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