Press Release: Rancher Labs Announces General Availability of Rancher 2.0

Rancher Labs Announces General Availability of Rancher 2.0 to simplify and accelerate Enterprise Adoption of Kubernetes New release introduces multi-cluster management, centralized policy management, and support for cloud-hosted Kubernetes services COPENHAGEN, Denmark (KubeCon Europe 2018, booth P-E02) – May 2, 2018 – Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced the general availability of Rancher 2.0, an open source Kubernetes management platform that allows organizations to deliver Kubernetes-as-a-Service to their employees and centrally manage all of their Kubernetes clusters, regardless of how the cluster was deployed, or where it is running.

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event May 1, 2018

Press Release: Rancher Labs Launches Rancher 2.0, the First Container Management Platform to Work with Any Kubernetes Cluster

Rancher Labs Launches Rancher 2.0, the First Container Management Platform to Work with Any Kubernetes Cluster Rancher 2.0 technical preview makes it easier to use both self-managed and cloud-managed Kubernetes clusters Cupertino, Calif. – September 26, 2017 – Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced the availability of the technical preview of Rancher 2.0. This latest release makes it possible to manage all Kubernetes clusters under a single Rancher instance.

event September 26, 2017

Press Release: Rancher Labs Named a 'Cool Vendor' in Cloud Infrastructure by Gartner

Leading container management company recognized for innovation within cloud infrastructure industry Cupertino, Calif. - May 17, 2017 - Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced they were recognized as one of four \“Cool Vendors\” in the May report by Gartner, Inc., Cool Vendors in Cloud Infrastructure, 2017. “As container adoption continues to grow within the enterprise, the need for simplified container management persists,” said Sheng Liang, CEO and co-founder of Rancher Labs.

event May 17, 2017

Press Release: Rancher Labs Partners with Docker to Embed Docker Enterprise Edition into Rancher Platform

Docker Enterprise Edition technology and support now available from Rancher Labs Cupertino, Calif. - April 18, 2017 - Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced it has partnered with Docker to integrate Docker Enterprise Edition (Docker EE) Basic into its Rancher container management platform. Users will be able to access the usability, security and portability benefits of Docker EE through the easy to use Rancher interface. Docker provides a powerful combination of runtime with integrated orchestration, security and networking capabilities.

event April 18, 2017

Press Release: RancherOS Hits General Availability

Rancher Labs delivers fast, ultra-lightweight container operating system Cupertino, Calif. – April 12, 2017 [– ][Rancher Labs][, a provider of container management software, today announced the general availability of ][RancherOS][, a simplified Linux distribution built from containers, for containers. RancherOS eliminates any unnecessary libraries and services, resulting in a footprint three times smaller than that of other container operating systems. The simplified container environment reduces container boot time, increases efficiency and improves security by reducing the number of components that can be exploited.

event April 12, 2017

Press Release: Rancher Labs Adds Support for Mesos

Rancher is the industry’s only container management platform that supports Mesos, Kubernetes and Docker Swarm Cupertino, Calif. – June 1, 2016 – Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced support for Mesos, a popular and well-established scheduler and cluster manager for massively distributed applications. Rancher added support for Mesos based on user and community interest, making Rancher the only container management platform capable of supporting all popular container scheduling and orchestration platforms including Mesos, Kubernetes and Docker Swarm.

event May 31, 2016

Press Release: Rancher Labs Secures Series B Funding of $20M for Container Management Platform

Led by new investor GRC SinoGreen, with participation from existing investors, funding will help Rancher Labs maintain momentum, and meet sales and marketing goals Cupertino, Calif. – May 10, 2016 – Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced \$20M in Series B funding led by new investor GRC SinoGreen, with participation from existing investors, Mayfield and Nexus Venture Partners. As the container market continues to experience significant growth, Rancher Labs’ open source platform for managing containers is seeing demand grow exponentially.

event May 9, 2016

Press Release: Rancher Labs Announces Beta Availability of Rancher

[caption id=\“attachment_1961\” align=\“alignright\” width=\“300\”] Meet Rancher - Click the image to watch a quick introductory video.[/caption] CUPERTINO, Calif. – June 15, 2015 – Rancher Labs, a startup dedicated to developing Docker infrastructure software, today announced the beta-availability of Rancher, an open source software platform that provides a complete set of infrastructure services for managing containers in production, as well as a formal beta program. “Undoubtedly, software containers have the potential to dramatically improve the productivity and efficiency of enterprise DevOps teams,” said Paul Burns, president of Neovise.

event June 15, 2015

Press Release: Rancher Labs Secures $10M in Series A Funding for Managing Container Infrastructure

Mayfield and Nexus Venture Partners invest in open source software for running Docker in production CUPERTINO, Calif. – June 9, 2015 – Rancher Labs, a startup developing Docker infrastructure software, today announced \$10M in Series A funding from Mayfield and Nexus Venture Partners. With the rapid adoption of container technology, the company’s open source software has grown in popularity by allowing organizations to run containers in production, across any cloud.

event June 8, 2015

Announcing Rancher v0.2 Release

The Rancher team has been working hard to give users a first taste of what storage management will look like in Rancher. In addition to managing container networking across cloud providers, we are excited to announce the following features in Rancher v0.2. First up, the team has exposed the building blocks for storage management. Full support has been added in the API and UI for viewing, creating, and connecting storage volumes.

event December 3, 2014