Resoto consists of a number of distributed components that are intended to run 24/7 on a server. Running Resoto on a laptop will not provide a good user experience!
Docker provides the ability to run an application in a loosely isolated environment called a container. For more information on Docker, please see the official Docker documentation.
Kubernetes is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications.
pip is the package installer for Python and allows for easy installation of Python packages in Linux environments.