Containers are popular among the technology elite such as the leaders of hot startups and cloud providers. Enterprises don’t fall into that category. They manufacture tires, run banks or airlines, or operate another traditional businesses, so their needs may or may not be aligned with the vision of Silicon Valley.
In other words, they have to find the value of container technology for their situation, and they won’t move in that direction simply because it’s cool.
To get beyond cool, let me share the good, the bad, and the ugly about containers in the context of enterprise adoption.