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Introducing Rio - Containers at Their Best
Rancher Labs announces a new project called Rio, a MicroPaaS that can be layered on any standard Kubernetes cluster.
Announcing k3OS: A Kubernetes Operating System
Today we launched a new open source project called k3OS. K3OS is a Linux distro built for the sole purpose of running Kubernetes clusters. Read more.
Rancher Labs Releases Slim OS for Its Edge-Focused K3s Platform
Rancher Labs combined Linux with Kubernetes in new OS platform
Rancher looks to rope in Kubernetes users with new OS distro
Rancher's Kubernetes updates boost security, UI performance
The era of multi-cluster multi-cloud Kubernetes has arrived!
Rancher CEO and co-founder Sheng Liang responds to the announcement of Google Anthos, which shares in Rancher's vision where organizations can procure computing resources from cloud providers of their choice.
Rancher 2.2 promises to make your Kubernetes installations more stable & easier to manage
Rancher Labs simplifies Kubernetes provisioning in latest release
Meet the new Kubernetes tool: Cross-cluster connectivity with Submariner
Rancher Labs Release Submariner to Enable Network Connectivity Between Kubernetes Clusters
Inter-clusters communication is becoming a thing with Rancher’s Submariner
Rancher Labs Launches Submariner Networking Project for Kubernetes
Rancher Labs announces ‘K3s’: A lightweight distribution of Kubernetes to manage clusters in edge computing environments
Rancher Labs introduces a lightweight Kubernetes distribution for the edge
Rancher introduces Kubernetes distribution for edge and embedded scenarios
Introducing k3s: The Lightweight Kubernetes Distribution Built for the Edge
Today Rancher Labs is announcing a new open source project, k3s, which is a lightweight, easy to install Kubernetes distribution geared towards resource-constrained environments and low touch operations.
Kubernetes Gets Smaller With K3S Project for the Edge
Rancher Labs Unveils Lightweight Instance of Kubernetes
Rancher Labs slims down Kubernetes for edge, IoT devices
Rancher Labs strips Kubernetes to its bare essentials for edge computing
Rancher throws out the old for small but edge-y Kubernetes distribution
Rancher's Kubernetes multi-cluster app support fuels IT debate
Rancher Eases Management of Distributed Apps on Kubernetes Clusters
Rancher Now Allows Containerized Apps to Run on Multiple Clusters
Rancher Labs now supports multicluster Kubernetes apps
Rancher Labs supports multi-cluster Kubernetes applications
Rancher Supports Running Apps Across Multiple Kubernetes Clusters
Kubernetes on the Edge
Today Rancher announces a partnership with Arm to create a Kubernetes-based platform for IoT, edge, and data center nodes, all powered by Arm servers. Rancher and Arm are working jointly on a Smart City project in China. Read more here.
Announcing Added Support for Leading Kubernetes Services in China
Rancher now has added support for Huawei Cloud Container Engine (CCE), Alibaba Cloud Container Service for Kubernetes (ACK) and Tencent Kubernetes Engine (TKE). The integration will be available in Rancher 2.2, scheduled to ship in early 2019.
Rancher spurs high availability and CI with new release
Rancher release offers new features for container management
Rancher's new release targets improved Kubernetes cluster ops
Rancher Takes on Multicloud Kubernetes Management
Rancher 2.0: Exciting Features You Should Know About
Rancher 2.0 was made GA (generally available) on May 1st, and there is quite a bit to be excited about. Providing a managed Kubernetes distribution, Rancher is deterministic in deployment and lightweight in installation.
Bare Metal K8s Clustering at Chick-fil-A Scale
At full scale Chick-fil-A will be running Kubernetes at the Edge in each of our 2000 restaurants. That means roughly 6000 devices at the Edge running Kubernetes.
Rancher Labs: Treating Cattle like Cattle
Rancher Labs recently ran an analyst day in San Francisco. The event had thirteen customer speakers, which, given Rancher claims to have 200 paying customers, is a pretty decent chunk of the installed base.
Five takeaways from an incredible KubeCon Europe
Shannon Williams discusses takeaways from KubeCon Europe 2018. As co-founder of Rancher Labs and after attending KubeCon every year since 2015, Shannon sees important lessons from the conference that affect small and large organizations who are adopting Kubernetes. Read now.
Rancher Labs Announces General Availability of Rancher 2.0 to Simplify and Accelerate Enterprise Adoption of Kubernetes
Project Longhorn Now Available on Kubernetes
Canonical Announces Cloud Native Platform, Powered by Rancher
Announcing RKE, a Lightweight Kubernetes Installer
Rancher joins the CNCF Kubernetes Software Conformance Certification program
Building Enterprise-grade Kubernetes from scratch
Following my journey in evaluating and building Enterprise-grade Kubernetes from scratch on VMware ESXi hypervisor with different software stacks / frameworks, my next stop is to take a good look at what Rancher Labs has to offer.
Rancher Labs Launches Rancher 2.0, the First Container Management Platform to Work with Any Kubernetes Cluster
RancherOS 1.1.0: Updated Docker support, VMware, Syslinux, and more
Rancher 1.6 - EBS Support, Secrets, and CLI Enhancements
Rancher Labs Partners With Docker to Embed Docker Enterprise Edition Into Rancher Platform
Rancher Labs and NeuVector Partner to Deliver Management and Security for Containers
Rancher v1.3: Experimental Windows Containers Support
Automating Infrastructure Deployment for Kubernetes
Many organizations run Kubernetes clusters in a single public cloud like GCE or AWS, and as a result have reasonably homogenous infrastructure needs. In these situations deploying Kubernetes clusters is relatively straightforward.
Optimizing Applications and Infrastructure with Atlantis Computing and Rancher
Rancher 1.1 is Now Available!
DockerCon 2016: Where Docker-Native Orchestration Grows Up
Rancher Controller for the Kubernetes Ingress Feature
Rancher Labs Secures Series B Funding of $20M for Container Management Platform
Rancher Labs Reports Strong Momentum and Fast Growing User Base in 2016
Build a NodeJS App using MongoDB and Rancher - part 2
Building a NodeJS Application using MongoDB and Rancher - Part 1
A Major Step Towards Making Docker a Distributed Application Platform
Introducing Projects: Docker Environments for Collaboration
Creating a Magento Cluster on AWS using Docker and Rancher
Darren Shepherd demonstrates RancherOS at San Francisco Docker Meetup
Announcing RancherOS: A minimalist distro designed explicitly to run Docker
Rancher now supports GitHub OAuth
Building a Redis Cluster with Docker and Rancher on Digital Ocean
Rancher support for Docker Swarm and Machine
Announcing Rancher v0.2 Release
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.
Announcing Rancher: Portable Docker Infrastructure Services
Rancher Labs Introduces Lightweight Operating System for k3s to Improve Security for Kubernetes Operations
Purpose built to simplify Kubernetes operations in low-resource computing environments, k3OS preview release now available
Workiva Leverages Rancher Labs for Container Management Support
Company reduces in-house development efforts for container management with Rancher
Rancher Labs Announces General Availability of Rancher 2.2
The GA release introduces innovative new features to simplify the provisioning of Kubernetes-as-a-service, allowing users to focus on accelerating innovation and driving business value
Rancher Labs Introduces Lightweight Distribution of Kubernetes to Simplify Operations in Low-Resource Computing Environments
K3s from Rancher Labs addresses emerging use cases for Kubernetes on edge and IoT devices
Rancher Labs Introduces Industry’s First Support for Multi-Cluster Kubernetes Applications
Rancher Labs announced today support for multi-cluster applications within Rancher, its open source Kubernetes management platform. Rancher is the first platform to simultaneously deploy applications to multiple clusters, a huge benefit for multi-cluster and edge computing environments.
Rancher Labs Introduces Industry’s First Multi-Cluster, Multi-Tenant Prometheus Support
Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced enhanced Prometheus support, delivering greater visibility into Kubernetes clusters and making Rancher the only solution that supports Prometheus in a multi-cluster, multi-tenant environment.
Rancher and Arm Partner to Deliver a Kubernetes-based Platform for IoT and Edge Computing Deployments
Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced a partnership with Arm to meet the needs of Internet of Things (IoT) and edge computing deployments.
Rancher Labs Adds Support for Leading Kubernetes Services in China
Expanded support extends to Huawei Cloud, Alibaba Cloud and Tencent Cloud
Rancher Labs Introduces Rancher 2.1
Latest version of leading open source Kubernetes management software introduces improved cluster operations and application management functionalities
Rancher Labs Hosts Lighthouse 2018 Events: Implementing Kubernetes Within the Enterprise
Co-produced by Rancher, Google, Gitlab and Aqua Security, Lighthouse 2018 events to take place across North America
Announcing Rancher 2.0 GA
Sheng Liang, CEO of Rancher Labs, announces that Rancher 2.0 has achieved GA and is ready for production deployment. Rancher 2.0 is an open-source, enterprise Kubernetes platform for running containers in production. Read how Rancher 2.0 works and what Rancher plans to release next.
Press Release: Rancher Labs Launches Rancher 2.0, the First Container Management Platform to Work with Any Kubernetes Cluster
This latest release makes it possible to manage all Kubernetes clusters under a single Rancher instance.
Press Release: Rancher Labs Named a 'Cool Vendor' in Cloud Infrastructure by Gartner
A provider of container management software, today announced they were recognized as one of four Cool Vendors in the May report by Gartner, Inc.
Press Release: Rancher Labs Partners with Docker to Embed Docker Enterprise Edition into Rancher Platform
Users will be able to access the usability, security and portability benefits of Docker EE through the easy to use Rancher interface.
Press Release: RancherOS Hits General Availability
RancherOS eliminates any unnecessary libraries and services, resulting in a footprint three times smaller than that of other container operating systems.
Press Release: Rancher Labs Adds Support for Mesos
The only container management platform that supports Mesos, Kubernetes and Docker Swarm
Press Release: Rancher Labs Secures Series B Funding of $20M for Container Management Platform
GRC SinoGreen, with participation from existing investors, funding will help Rancher Labs maintain momentum, and meet sales and marketing goals
Press Release: Rancher Labs Announces 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
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
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