Next Generation Cloud: The Rise of the Unikernel (UPDATED APRIL 2015)

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UPDATED APRIL 2015: Unikernels are small, fast, easily deployable, and very secure application stacks. Lacking a traditional operating system layer, they provide a new way of looking at the cloud which goes beyond the methodologies used by Docker and other container technologies.

This is an update of the deck as delivered by Russell Pavlicek. This includes some ground-breaking work done in the Rump Kernel project to bring web servers, database, and scripting language into the world of Unikernels.

As delivered to the East Bay Linux Users Group and the University of California at Berkeley Swarm Lab in April 2015.