Docker is an open-source project that provides an alternative to virtualization. Instead of running an entire OS, applications run inside Docker containers. Containers are lightweight and more portable than VMs since they don’t need to load a whole OS when launched.

Docker uses LXC (Linux Containers) technology to isolate processes within a single Linux instance. In addition, LXC provides a layer of security for the applications running in your container.

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Having started his career in 1999 as a Desktop Support Engineer, Anto soon changed paths and became a developer. After several years of development experience, he transitioned into a consultant. As an enterprise application consultant for a leading SaaS software provider, Anto specializes in AWS's serverless technologies. By day, Anto focuses on helping customers leverage the power of serverless technologies. By night, he indulges his passion for cloud computing by playing with Python and trying out things that are currently beyond the scope of his work. Sometimes Anto needs help as there are not enough hours at night. So Anto relies on a team of fellow Cloud enthusiasts to help him out. Each one is a Cloud expert in their own right, and Anto takes great pride in helping them learn and grow.

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