March 26, 2017

Docker Toolbox

Docker Toolbox

  • enables Docker to run on older Mac or Windows operating systems
  • Available for both macOS and Windows, however functionality of Docker Toolbox has been superseded by Docker for Mac and Docker for Windows on newer platforms

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  • Consists of a set of apps and a virtualization platform
    • Docker Engine - consisting of Docker daemon, client, API
    • Docker Machine - enables Docker to be used on non-Linux machines such as Windows and macOS
    • Docker Compose - manage multi-container application; manage multiple containers as one
    • Docker Kitematic - Docker GUI
    • shell  - preconfigured for a Docker command-line environment
    • VirtualBox - lightweight virtualization solution

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