Six Key Components That Enable KubernetesDec 21, 2018, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
The open source Kubernetes project has generated a lot of hype and a lot of real world deployments in recent years.
At its' core, Kubernetes has long been defined as a container orchestration system. That is, it is a platform that provides mechanisms that enables users to deploy, schedule and managed application container deployments. Kubernetes, according to Brian Grant principal engineer at Google and Lead Architect of Kubernetes, is somewhat more than just a container orchestrator, providing a platform on which cloud-native applications can be deployed.