“Hyper is a Hypervisor-agnostic Docker Engine that allows you to run Docker images on any hypervisor (KVM, Xen, etc.).
Hyper = Hypervisor + Kernel + Docker Image
By containing applications within separate VM instances and kernel spaces, Hyper is able to offer an excellent Hardware-enforced Isolation, which is much needed in multi-tenant environments.
Hyper also promises Immutable Infrastructure by eliminating the middle layer of Guest OS, along with the hassle to configure and manage them…”