[Infographic] The Docker vs. Kubernetes vs. Apache Mesos Myth: Why What You Think You Know is Wrong

Aug 20, 2018

Dayna Rothman


These days it seems like container orchestration is a big topic in every technical conversation. There are countless articles, presentations, and lots of social chatter comparing Docker, Kubernetes, and Mesos. However, many of these articles and talk-tracks are misinformed and perpetuate the myth that these three open source projects are in a fight-to-the-death for container supremacy.


While all of these platforms have functionality around containers, they are all very different technologies that do very different things.


In this infographic, we aim to dispel these myths and provide clarity around what these technologies do and how they are different. Read on to learn more about Kubernetes, Docker, Apache Mesos, and how they all actually work together.


Interested in learning more about how Mesosphere can help optimize your container strategy? Learn how to run Kubernetes-as-a-service.

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