Press release

Apps4Rent Docker Solution with Ubuntu Xenial Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Sponsored by Businesswire

Apps4Rent brings a ready-to-use Docker
Community Edition with Ubuntu Xenial
which is pre-installed on Ubuntu and powered by Microsoft Azure, to the
Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and
services for use on Azure. This cohesive Docker solution can be
integrated immediately, which saves cumbersome installation time. The
solution has been designed and tested by Apps4Rent experts. Apps4Rent
customers can now take advantage of the scalability, high availability,
and security of managed
, with streamlined deployment and management.

is a containerization platform packaging together all the applications
along with its peripherals in a Docker container. Being a standardized
unit created on the fly to deploy an application, Docker ensures that
applications work seamlessly in any given environment. Dockers are more
efficient than virtual machines (VMs) in terms of boot time, memory
consumption, and third-party integration.

Wade Dubey, Business Development Manager at Apps4Rent, said, “We
wanted to leverage Docker, which is the most widely used container
engine today. Our solution is a community-supported version of Docker
that is pre-installed on Ubuntu Xenial platform. With a model offered by
Apps4Rent, small teams and developers can experiment with
container-based apps without any hassles. If you are looking for a
Docker solution on Ubuntu Xenial, we offer an easy-to-download solution
integrated with Azure that can be used immediately.”

“Microsoft Azure Marketplace lets customers worldwide discover, try,
and deploy software solutions that are certified and optimized to run on
,” said Sajan Parihar, Director, Microsoft Azure Platform at
Microsoft Corp. “Azure Marketplace helps solutions like Docker
Community Edition on Ubuntu Xenial reach more customers and markets.”

is an Azure CSP (Cloud Solution Provider) that empowers transformation
through Azure by planning, assessment, deployment, migration, and
managed services. Apps4Rent has provided business agility since 2003 and
has completed 10,000+ migrations to the cloud on software such as
Microsoft Exchange Server, SharePoint, Project Server, Dynamics, Windows
Virtual Desktop, and Hyper-V servers. As a leading provider of hosted
Microsoft software applications, Apps4Rent’s growing
collection of ready to use Azure solutions
provide greater customer
engagement and satisfaction, low prices with simple terms, as well as
innovation to drive competitive advantage.