Technical professionals responsible for I&O must select an optimal container hosting platform to maximize infrastructure agility on-premises and in the cloud. This document gives guidelines for assessing operating systems to host containers on virtual machines and immutable infrastructure.
- Choosing a Container Base Image OS
- Choosing a Container Host OS
- Deployment Platforms
- Implementing Immutable Infrastructure
- Security Functions
- Availability Functions
- Storage and Networking Support
- Monitoring Functions
- Management Functions
- Distributed Computing With Containers
- Container Host OS Choices
- Enterprise Linux Distributions
- Container-Optimized Linux Distributions
- Other OS Implementations of Docker
- Docker and OS Release Cycles
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