In today’s technological world, there is a clash between two top technologies, namely VMware and Dockers. These technologies are complementary to each other, but with distinct features and qualities. Moreover, both VMware and Docker are useful for businesses either individually or in co-ordination to each other. VMware is the hardware virtualization and Docker is about containerization. While both are useful for business, they vary in terms of functionalities and features.
Though, both technologies are different, they can be used together for added benefits. For example, VMware relates to the hardware virtualization, which means it provides isolation of machine. On the other hand, Docker container provides OS level isolation. For the added benefits of both services, Docker container can be used insider VMware.
Let us have a look at these technologies to understand how they are different.