Introduction to Solaris Zones
The SolarisTM Zones facility in the Solaris Operating System provides an isolated environment in which to run applications on your system. Solaris Zones are a component of the Solaris Container environment.
This chapter covers the following topics:
If you are ready to start creating zones on your system, skip to Chapter 17, Non-Global Zone Configuration (Overview).
Note - For information on branded zones, see Part III, Branded Zones.
For information on using zones on a Solaris Trusted Extensions system, see Chapter 16, Managing Zones in Trusted Extensions (Tasks), in Solaris Trusted Extensions Administrator’s Procedures and Zones in Trusted Extensions in Solaris Trusted Extensions Transition Guide.