Innovate at the edge

Rancher unifies Kubernetes clusters at the edge to ensure consistent operations, workload management, and enterprise-grade security.

Operate up to 1 million edge clusters

When Rancher is used alongside K3s, organizations are equipped with a simple yet complete solution to run Kubernetes at the edge.

K3s simplifies deployment at the edge and enables users the ability to launch thousands of clusters quickly.

Rancher helps K3s users manage up to 1 million clusters with Rancher Continuous Delivery, which gives users a controller that allows them to manage Kubernetes at the edge efficiently.

2021 Strategic Radmap for Edge Computing

Edge computing is entering the mainstream as organizations look to extend cloud to on-premises and to take advantage of IoT and transformational digital business applications. This report from Gartner examines how edge and cloud computing are enabling next-generation digital business applications.

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5 things you need to know about Rancher at the edge

Rancher Edge Customers

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Computing on the Edge with Kubernetes

Computing on the Edge with Kubernetes is an annual event sponsored by Rancher Labs brings together thought leaders, technologies, and customers across the entire Kubernetes ecosystem to share their knowledge and insight. In October 2020, over 1000 delegates attended our first virtual conference to enjoy great content and engagement, including how-to sessions, end-user stories, and a virtual expo hall.

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See the difference with Rancher Edge Solutions

Rancher

Rancher

Rancher addresses the needs of DevOps teams deploying applications with Kubernetes and IT staff delivering enterprise-critical services on-premises, in the cloud, and at the edge. Rancher unifies these clusters to ensure consistent operations, workload management, and enterprise-grade security.
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K3s

K3s

K3s is an official CNCF sandbox project that delivers a lightweight yet powerful certified Kubernetes distribution designed for production workloads across resource-restrained, remote locations or on IoT devices. When used with Rancher, K3s is simple to install, lightweight, yet high availability Kubernetes distribution that can be easily managed within the Rancher orchestration platform.
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Longhorn

Longhorn

Longhorn is an official CNCF project that delivers a powerful cloud-native distributed storage platform for Kubernetes that can run anywhere. When combined with Rancher, Longhorn makes the deployment of highly available persistent block storage in your Kubernetes environment easy, fast, and reliable.
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