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Windows containers are especiely used to host legacy windows application and some other windows specific applications. The Benefits of Containers Resource isolation Less Overhead (compared to VM) Increased portability (run anywhere) Consistenet environment Greater Efficiency Elasticity Constraints (memory, CPU, etc)
Linux Containers They can run on any distribution of docker. Windows Server Containers Will not run on different version of an OS Bigger than linux containers Contains windows API and .