A software platform for deploying a private container service.

A minimalist OS built explicitly to run Docker


The world’s most powerful platform for running containers.


Containers are rapidly improving how we develop and manage software. The Rancher private container service is a software platform that puts the power of Docker in the hands of your entire organization. Rancher makes it simple for teams to deploy software, manage infrastructure, and automate container orchestration.


Linux that runs Docker directly on the kernel


RancherOS is a 20 mb Linux distro purpose built for running containers. In RancherOS everything, from system services to the console run as Docker containers. This makes upgrading and managing the OS as easy as using the Docker CLI.