Docker vs Virtual PC : Which is Better?

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Docker

Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications, whether on laptops, data center VMs, or the cloud. Developed by docker.run

License: Freemium

Apps available for Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Self-Hosted

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Virtual PC

Virtual PC is free virtualization software for Windows. Developed by Microsoft

License: Free

Apps available for Windows

Docker VS Virtual PC Feature comparision

Feature Docker Virtual PC
Container virtualization
Container
Hypervisor
Operating system
Server Management
Virtualization
Virtual Machines
Open VMDK files
Multiple languages
Zalando integration
Portable
Scriptable
Support for Android Things
Bundled with macOS
Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
Linux-based
Run Windows software
Container Orchestration
FOSS
SSH
VNC Viewer
Live migration
Emulation
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