Mirantis Container Runtime

Docker Engine - Enterprise is now MCR

The product formerly known as Docker Engine - Enterprise is now Mirantis Container Runtime (MCR).


Mirantis stopped maintaining this documentation set as of 2021-07-21, in correlation with the End of Life date for MKE 3.2.x and MSR 2.7.x. The company continues to support MCR 19.03.x and its documentation.

For the latest MKE, MSR, and MCR product documentation, refer to:

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Mirantis Container Runtime is a client-server application with these major components:

  • A server which is a type of long-running program called a daemon process (the dockerd command).
  • A REST API which specifies interfaces that programs can use to talk to the daemon and instruct it what to do.
  • A command line interface (CLI) client (the docker command).

Mirantis Container Runtime can be installed on several linux distros as well as on Windows.