As organizations increasingly adopt containerization for their applications, container orchestration platforms have become essential tools for managing and scaling containerized workloads. Two of the most popular container orchestration platforms today are Docker Swarm and Kubernetes.
While both platforms share some similarities, they differ in architecture, scalability, high availability, container management, and learning curve. The question of which of these platforms wins the container war is a common one among developers, architects, and IT teams.
This article will discuss Docker Swarm vs. Kubernetes and compare their features, strengths, and weaknesses to help you choose the best platform for your specific needs.