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|System Administration Guide: Oracle Solaris Zones, Oracle Solaris 10 Containers, and Resource Management Oracle Solaris 11 Express 11/10|
The Oracle Solaris Zones facility in the Oracle Solaris operating system provides an isolated environment in which to run applications on your system.
This chapter provides an overview of zones.
The chapter also covers the following general zones topics:
If you are ready to start creating zones on your system, skip to Chapter 16, Non-Global Zone Configuration (Overview).
Note - For information about Oracle Solaris 10 Zones, see Part III, Oracle Solaris 10 Zones.
For information on using zones on an Oracle Solaris Trusted Extensions system, see Chapter 16, Managing Zones in Trusted Extensions (Tasks), in Oracle Solaris Trusted Extensions Configuration and Administration.