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container (disambiguation)

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This page explains how the term container is used in software development, storage, data center management and mobile device management.

Windows containers

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Windows containers are abstracted, isolated and portable operating environments supported by the Microsoft Windows Server 2016 operating system and ...

storage container

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A storage container is a defined, specific location in high-volume storage. It resembles a folder (or directory) in a computer's file system, ...

Java container

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In Sun Microsystems' JavaBeans component architecture and in Microsoft's Component Object Model (COM), a container is an application program or ...

secure container

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A secure container, in a mobile computing context, is an isolated, authenticated and encrypted area of an employee's device that keeps sensitive ...

LXD (Linux container hypervisor)

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LXD is an open source container management extension for Linux Containers (LXC).

container management software

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Container management software is any of a range of products that simplify how an administrator adds or replaces software containers on IT ...

Open Container Initiative

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The Open Container Initiative, formerly known as the Open Container Project, is a Linux Foundation project designed to establish common open ...

Linux Containers Project

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Linux Containers is a project created to provide a distro- and vendor-neutral environment for the development of Linux container technologies.

Container Linux by CoreOS

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Container Linux by CoreOS, originally named CoreOS Linux, is an open source operating system (OS) that provides the functionality required to deploy ...

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  • risk map (risk heat map)

    A risk map, also known as a risk heat map, is a data visualization tool for communicating specific risks an organization faces.

  • internal audit (IA)

    An internal audit (IA) is an organizational initiative to monitor and analyze its own business operations in order to determine ...

  • pure risk (absolute risk)

    Pure risk, also called absolute risk, is a category of threat that is beyond human control and has only one possible outcome if ...

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  • FIDO (Fast Identity Online)

    FIDO (Fast ID Online) is a set of technology-agnostic security specifications for strong authentication. FIDO is developed by the...

  • cryptanalysis

    Cryptanalysis is the study of ciphertext, ciphers and cryptosystems with the aim of understanding how they work and finding and ...

  • Trojan horse (computing)

    In computing, a Trojan horse is a program that appears harmless, but is, in fact, malicious.

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  • business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR)

    Business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) are closely related practices that describe an organization's preparation for ...

  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • call tree

    A call tree -- sometimes referred to as a phone tree -- is a telecommunications chain for notifying specific individuals of an ...

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  • cloud SLA (cloud service-level agreement)

    A cloud SLA (cloud service-level agreement) is an agreement between a cloud service provider and a customer that ensures a ...

  • wear leveling

    Wear leveling is a process that is designed to extend the life of solid-state storage devices.

  • storage area network (SAN)

    A storage area network (SAN) is a dedicated high-speed network or subnetwork that interconnects and presents shared pools of ...

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  • hybrid hard disk drive (HDD)

    A hybrid hard disk drive is an electromechanical spinning hard disk that contains some amount of NAND Flash memory.

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