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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 13, Managing Zones in Trusted Extensions, in Trusted Extensions Configuration and Administration.