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Kubernetes

Kubernetes is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. It groups containers that make up an application into logical units for easy management and discovery.

Kubernetes is open-source software offering users the freedom to take advantage of on-premises, hybrid, or public cloud infrastructure, letting you effortlessly move workloads to where it matters to you. It is used for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. It groups containers that make up an application into logical units for easy management and discovery.



Kubernetes is estimated to be in use by up to or more than 50% of Fortune 500 companies. These companies include Capital One financial, Alphabet, BlackRock, Comcast, eBay, Goldman Sachs, IBM, Nordstrom, Northwestern Mutual, Intuit and Starbucks. Usage of Kubernetes among Fortune 100 companies is around 54% in some form, and Docker is used at around 71% for Fortune 100 companies. There are an estimated 10,000 companies using Kubernetes worldwide.

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The demise of docker and the rise of kubernetes



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October 22, 2019

The State of Kubernetes 2019



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December 15, 2016

WHAT ARE THE REAL BENEFITS OF KUBERNETES - Linkbynet



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April 26, 2019

With its Kubernetes bet paying off, Cloud Foundry doubles down on developer experience

Frederic Lardinois

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September 9, 2019

Work-Bench Blog - Why Kubernetes is Foundational for Fortune 500 Digital Transformation (and the Cloud Infrastructure Management Landscape)



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Ron Miller
January 22, 2020
TechCrunch
Octarine, a startup that helps automate security of Kubernetes workloads, released an open source scanning tool today. The tool, which is called Kube -scan, is designed to help developers understand the level of security risk in their Kubernetes clusters. The company is also open sourcing a second tool called The Kubernetes Common Configuration Scoring System [...]
Frederic Lardinois
January 14, 2020
TechCrunch
The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) today announced its first bug bounty program for Kubernetes, the ubiquitous container orchestration system originally built by Google. To run this program, the CNCF is partnering with Google and HackerOne and bounties will range from $100 to $10,000. Kubernetes already has a Product Security Committee that includes engineers from [...]
Rosalie Chan
December 11, 2019
Business Insider
Here's how IBM's acquisition of Red Hat and VMware's acquisitions of Heptio and Pivotal will be key as both companies compete with each other.
Ron Miller
December 2, 2019
TechCrunch
As part of the flurry of announcements coming this week out of AWS re:Invent, Amazon announced the release of Amazon SageMaker Operators for Kubernetes, a way for data scientists and developers to simplify training, tuning and deploying containerized machine learning models. Packaging machine learning models in containers can help put them to work inside organizations [...]
Ron Miller
November 22, 2019
TechCrunch
More than 12,000 attendees gathered this week in San Diego to discuss all things containers, Kubernetes and cloud-native at KubeCon. Kubernetes, the container orchestration tool, turned five this year, and the technology appears to be reaching a maturity phase where it accelerates beyond early adopters to reach a more mainstream group of larger business users. [...]
Frederic Lardinois
November 20, 2019
TechCrunch
At its Cloud Next event in London, Google today announced a number of product updates around its managed Anthos platform, as well as Apigee and its Cloud Code tools for building modern applications that can then be deployed to Google Cloud or any Kubernetes cluster. Anthos is one of the most important recent launches for [...]
Jonathan Shieber
November 6, 2019
TechCrunch
Five years ago, when the Los Angeles-based enterprise software startup Replicated first launched, it was one of a number of contenders looking to bring containerized software development tools to businesses. The company initially hitched its star to containerized software development toolkit, Docker, but over time developers began to migrate to another containerized software development platform [...]
Brand Post
October 23, 2019
CIO
In projects under way in the Dell EMC HPC and AI Innovation Lab, data science teams are leveraging Kubernetes containers to streamline and accelerate the development of deep learning solutions.
Frederic Lardinois
October 16, 2019
TechCrunch
Microsoft today announced two new open-source projects: Dapr, a portable, event-driven runtime that takes some of the complexity out of building microservices, and the Open Application Model (OAM), a specification that allows developers to define the resources their applications need to run on Kubernetes clusters and which Microsoft developed in cooperation with Alibaba Cloud. As [...]
Tom Krazit
September 24, 2019
Business Insider
Spinnaker is said to be roughly tracing the path of Kubernetes, the Google-created open source software project that's since become a standard in the cloud.
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InformationWeek
Google offers a look at some additional features being introduced to Anthos and where it fits in cloud transformation.
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ComputerWeekly.com
Devops brings continuous and agile application. Storage has to fit in and make itself just as responsive to development that does away with the inertia of stifling hierarchies.
Rosalie Chan
September 17, 2019
Business Insider
VMware COO Sanjay Poonen explains how VMware is working with Pivotal and Heptio to become the leader in Kubernetes and containers.
Emma Comeau
July 11, 2019
TechCrunch
We can't wait to dig into the competitive, high-stakes world of enterprise software at TC Sessions: Enterprise 2019 on September 5 at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. We're channeling the excitement into creating extra ROI for you. How's that work? Read on. It starts with the $100 you'll save when [...]
May 24, 2019
WebWire
PlanetSc ale, the first company to allow businesses to operationalize Vitess, today announced $22 million in Series A funding led by Andreessen Horowitz with participation from SignalFire and others. This latest investment will fuel PlanetScale's growth, allowing the company to expand its team and continue to develop products for enterprises to scale, organize, access and get value from their burgeoning data. Co-founders Jitendra Vaidya (CEO) and Sugu Sougoumarane (CTO) are infrastructu...
Arman Tabatabai
May 23, 2019
TechCrunch
Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers you read every day. This week, TechCrunch's Frederic Lardinois and Ron Miller discuss major announcements that came out of the Linux Foundation's European KubeCon/CloudNativeCon conference and discuss the future of Kubernetes and cloud-native technologies. Nearly doubling in [...]
Frederic Lardinois
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TechCrunch
Tigera, a startup that offers security and compliance solutions for Kubernetes container deployments, today announced that it has raised a $30 million Series B round led by Insight Partners. Existing investors Madrona, NEA and Wing also participated in this round. Like everybody in the Kubernetes e...

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