This blog is the first in a series from HighVail technical leaders that looks at the drivers leading to application containerization as part of a strategy to modernize.
There’s been a keen interest in Container technology and it’s interesting because containers have in fact been around for years. Overshadowed by virtualization for the last decade, containers are making a comeback with a ‘run-anywhere on any-platform guarantee’. Does that sound like the promise of Virtualization? Probably, but there are some key differentiators and they matter; a lot. But before we get to that, let’s look at back to review the evolution.