CoreOS Linux distribution: A lean, mean virtualization machine
Nov 03, 2014, 06:47 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tom Henderson)
This product test dives into CoreOS, a slimmed-down Linux distribution designed for easy creation of lots of OS instances. CoreOS uses Docker to deploy applications in virtual containers; it also features a management communications bus, and group instance management. Rackspace, Amazon Web Services (AWS), GoogleComputeEngine and Brightbox are early cloud compute providers compatible with CoreOS and with specific deployment capacity for CoreOS.