[from the original at: https://ma.ttias.be/what-is-a-unikernel/]
If you've been following the Devops Weekly newsletter, DevOps-like conferences or if you're just really interested in technology, you've probably heard of unikernels being mentioned a few times. In the last few months, its popularity has greatly increased.
But, what are these 'unikernels' really? And, is it something for me?
I struggled with that question. Both defining a unikernel and answering the question 'who are they for'?