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Linux Containers and the future cloud -- Rami Rosen


This lecture is a sequel to the "Resource Management in Linux" lecture, given in Haifux in May 2013 (see:, audio recording available)

Lightweight process virtualization is a virtualization technology which exists for many years, in Linux and in other OSs, and which matured significantly in the recent year. Linux-based containers are based on this technology. In this lecture, I will discuss the Linux kernel infrastructure for Linux-based containers as well as several interesting userspace projects which use this technology.

Following is a list of the main topics which will be discussed:

and more.

Download the lecture's slides.

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