Unikernels are application sized virtualization like a container but use a unique kernel and OS like with a virtual machine. They are an image that contains a library operating system that can be directly be run on a hypervisor. This page gathers resources about containers and virtual machines, including a review of their differences.
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  • Containers vs UnikernelsUnikernels are application sized virtualization like a container but use a unique kernel and OS like with a virtual machine. They are an image that contains a library operating system that can be directly be run on a hypervisor. This page gathers resources about containers and virtual machines, including a review of their differences.

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