Virtualization is a key aspect of modern computing architectures. Often the choice to go to hardware-level virtualization induces a damage to the performance characteristics of our virtual machines. As I have mentioned before – SmartOS zones and Docker offer a better way to go. In this presentation, Bryan Cantrill of Joyent provides a rapid-fire and humorous presentation highlighting the history of virtualization and the advantages of running Couchbase containers leveraging Triton, SmartOS and Docker. Also demonstrated is a remarkable display of Triton elasticity – easily creating a number of Couchbase servers on-the-fly all within lightweight virtualized containers running across a datacenter. What is offered is a sophisticated,highly scalable, highly performant, elastic solution for a datacenter.
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It gets better. If you are interested in deploying the Couchbase containers yourself it is fairly straightforward and you can get the “recipe” from the following blog :