Simply put, HyperContainer is a virtualized container technology that allows you to run Docker images on hypervisor (KVM, Xen, etc.):
HyperContainer = Hypervisor + Docker Image
By combining the best from both virtualization and container world, HyperContainer is able to bring the hardware-enforced isolation as VM, and the speed of container.
|BOOT||Slow (seconds)||Fast (sub-seconds)||Fast (sub-seconds)|
|IMAGE SIZE||Big GBs||Small MBs||Small MBs|
|EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE ROI||-||No||Great|
|TOOLCHAIN MATURITY||Great||Brand new||Great|
Container Resource Limits
- Max open files: 1000000:1000000
- Max processes: 30604:30604
- Max pending signals: 30604:30604
NOTE: These values can be overwritten by setting
rlimitin the container.