This is a transcript of the Tech Talk on Virtual Machines versus Containers by Tim Delesio.
You can view the video at the bottom of this blog post.
Before we jump into the topic, let’s just straight-up computing or what is also referred to as bare metal. This is just running apps on your computer. People do this every day when you boot up your Mac or PC. When someone refers to an app running as bare metal, this is really all they are referring to. Just running an app on the device directly. So, what are Virtual Machines and Containers then?