Arkose is described as 'Desktop application sandboxing for Linux. It basically lets you start any installed binary in a configurable container. Changes are stored through copy-on-write' and is an app in the Development category. There are five alternatives to Arkose for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions and VMware Workstation. The best alternative is Docker, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Arkose are Vagrant (Free, Open Source), Dockercraft (Free, Open Source), containerd (Free, Open Source) and DataCol (Free, Open Source).
An industry-standard container runtime with an emphasis on simplicity, robustness and portability Containerd supports OCI images, is designed to work in concert with gRPC and comes with many container lifecycle management features.