Docker Acquires Kitematic for Desktop Container Deployment Technology

The name Kitematic is intended to be descriptive of what the technology is all about.

“The kite part is that you’re on the ground, and you have strings that you can control something that is in the cloud,” Li told eWEEK. “Kitematic is something on your computer, and you’re controlling the cloud in a way, with the ‘matic’ part implying that it’s automated.” –