It seems that containers are everywhere. They should be. They make it easier to deploy applications into environments for development, testing and in production. However, what about when containers just don’t work? To take full advantage of the container orchestration platforms currently available there has to be considerable changes made to the applications and the deployment processes. For green field applications this is not a problem as they are usually built with containers in mind. What do you do if you want to have the advantages of a container-like scheduler but for your legacy applications? Enter HashiCorp Nomad.