Continental Innovates with Rancher and Kubernetes
Multi-cluster, multi-cloud deployments emerging as the strategy of choice, edge deployments on the rise
CUPERTINO, Calif. – November 5th, 2019 – Rancher Labs, creators of the industry’s most widely adopted Kubernetes management platform, today released highlights of a survey of 1,106 tech users at large and small enterprises across a broad range of more than 25 industries, including technology, financial services, telecom, education, government and healthcare. The respondents were almost evenly split among EMEA and North America.
“It’s clear from the survey results that containers have become a key pillar of modern IT strategy with 85% of respondents running containers in production,” said Peter Smails, CMO, Rancher Labs. “Additionally, 91% of respondents running more than one cluster combined with a healthy mix of on-premises and cloud-based deployments indicates multi-cluster / multi-cloud is emerging as a deployment strategy of choice.”
The results of the survey illustrate rapid adoption of containers and Kubernetes. Key findings include:
As with any rapidly emerging technology, the survey also indicates that challenges remain, including:
Key findings from the survey are available in an infographic you can download, here. If you are attending KubeCon in San Diego, you can also learn more about the results of the survey by visiting Rancher Labs in booth P19.
Rancher Labs delivers open-source software that enables organizations to deploy and manage Kubernetes at scale, on any infrastructure across the data center, cloud, branch offices, and the network edge. With 27,000 active users and greater than 100 million downloads, their flagship product, Rancher, is the industry’s most widely adopted Kubernetes management platform. For additional information, visit www.rancher.com and follow @Rancher_Labs on Twitter. All product and company names herein may be trademarks of their registered owners.
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