Posts by Will Chan

Rancher v1.3: Experimental Windows Containers Support

Earlier this week, we released Rancher 1.3. It includes several new features: user interface fixes, changes to our DNS engines, and improvements when using Kubernetes and associated tooling. However, Rancher 1.3 also begins addressing a frequent request we receive from users: Windows 2016 support. Windows support in Rancher 1.3 is purely experimental and limited in – Read More…

04 Jan 2017 in News

Rancher 1.2 Is Now Available!

Note: since this article has posted, we’ve released Rancher 1.2.1, which addresses much of the feedback we have received on the initial release. You can read more about the v1.2.1 release on Github.  I am very excited to announce the release of Rancher 1.2! This release goes beyond the requisite support for the latest versions – Read More…

01 Dec 2016 in News

Rancher 1.1 is Now Available!

After a very exciting DockerCon last week where the bulk of the engineering team was able to see all the latest and greatest innovations surrounding the Docker ecosystem, our team was able to squash the remaining issues for our Rancher 1.1 stable release. If you have been following our dev builds, we have been shipping tech – Read More…

28 Jun 2016 in News

Rancher 0.47 is now available!

At DockerCon a couple weeks back, we announced Rancher’s new capability to manage Persistent Storage Services, and how it can be used to make it easier to manage stateful applications.  Today, with the release of Rancher 0.47.0, I’m excited to finally make it available for our users to try it as an Experimental feature.  Rancher makes – Read More…

25 Nov 2015 in News

How Rancher Storage Services Unleash the Power of Software-Defined Storage

Today, our team at Rancher announced an exciting new feature called Persistent Storage Services. Persistent storage support builds on the work we’ve done with Rancher Convoy, and makes it dramatically easier to run stateful applications in production using Rancher. The Docker volume plugins, introduced in Docker 1.8 and further enhanced in Docker 1.9, enables developers to utilize a variety – Read More…

11 Nov 2015 in Learning Resource

Rancher support for Docker Swarm and Machine

Hi Everyone, I’m Will Chan, the new VP of engineering here at Rancher, and I wanted to post an update about some of the things we’re working on here at Rancher for release later this quarter. I started at Rancher in early December, and since then I’ve been thrilled to see how many people have – Read More…

13 Jan 2015 in News