Containers with Bryan Cantrill from Joyent


Container infrastructure has benefits of security, scalability and efficiency.

Containers are a central component of the DevOps movement. Joyent provides simple, secure deployment of containers with bare metal speed on container-native infrastructure

Bryan Cantrill is the CTO of Joyent, the father of DTrace and an OS kernel developer for 20 years.


  • Why are containers relevant to DevOps?
  • Why are containers advantageous to the developer?
  • What is the benefit of running a container on the principal hardware rather than the VM?
  • Do DevOps employees exist?
  • How is DTrace useful for DevOps?
  • What are the societal benefits of global warming?


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