Your Personal Cloud Platform with Sandstorm.io and Kenton Varda on the Hanselminutes Technology Podcast: Fresh Air for Developers
Sandstorm.io is a tool based on Linux virtualization technology that is also used for Docker,
but in this case it is optimized to security / app isolation more than portability that Docker is focused on.
"Install apps to create documents, spreadsheets, blogs, git repos,
task lists, and more as easily as you'd install apps on your phone.
Sandstorm is open source and can be installed anywhere.
It is using communication protocol Cap'n Proto that is an "successor" to Google's Protocol Buffers, It is very fast by avoiding serialization for sending messages. Instead, it is using same data format in memory and when sending messages.