Posts by Sheng Liang

Happy New Year from Rancher Labs!

As we start a new year, I’d like to thank the Rancher community for a great 2016. 2016 was an awesome year for Rancher Labs, and we’ve been fortunate to have a deeply engaged community of open source users and developers, customers, and partners. In March, we shipped our 1.0 GA release, and since then – Read More…

01 Jan 2017 in About Rancher&Uncategorized

DockerCon 2016: Where Docker-Native Orchestration Grows Up

We just came back from DockerCon 2016, the biggest and most exciting DockerCon yet. Rancher had a large and well-trafficked presence there – our developers even skipped attending breakout sessions in favor of staffing the booth, just to talk with all the people who were interested in Rancher. In only two days, over a thousand people stopped by to – Read More…

21 Jun 2016 in News

Announcing Mesos Support in Rancher

I am excited to announce that Rancher officially supports Mesos, one of the most popular distributed cluster managers on the market today. Mesos is able to manage a large number of computing hosts and schedule computing jobs to these hosts according to their CPU, memory, and storage needs. But Mesos is much more than a – Read More…

01 Jun 2016 in News

Announcing Rancher 1.0 GA

Today we achieved a major milestone by shipping Rancher 1.0, our first generally available release. After more than one and a half years of development, Rancher has reached the quality and feature completeness for production deployment. We first unveiled a preview of Rancher to the world at the November 2014 Amazon Re:invent conference. We followed – Read More…

29 Mar 2016 in Uncategorized

Rancher now supports Kubernetes!

Rancher now supports Kubernetes as a container orchestration framework when creating environments. Launching your own Kubernetes environment is as easy as a single click and you can use a new Kubernetes cluster within 5-10 minutes.

17 Mar 2016 in Uncategorized

Introducing Hyper-Converged Infrastructure for Containers, Powered by Rancher and Redapt

Hyper-Converged Infrastructure is one of the greatest innovations in the modern data center. I have been a big fan ever since I heard the analogy “iPhone for the data center” from Nutanix, the company who invented hyper-converged infrastructure. In my previous roles as CEO of, creator of CloudStack, and CTO of Citrix’s CloudPlatform Group, – Read More…

11 Nov 2015 in Uncategorized