Deliver Kubernetes-as-a-Service

Rancher Labs builds software that helps enterprises deliver Kubernetes-as-a-Service across any infrastructure. When running Kubernetes workloads in mission-critical environments, our community knows that they can turn to us for world-class support.

Rancher for Dev

Managing Kubernetes installed in your local or remote development environment is so much easier with Rancher. Now with full support for Windows containers, Istio service mesh, and enhanced security for cloud-native workloads, Rancher 2.3 helps developers innovate faster and with greater confidence.

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RKE is a lightning-fast, CNCF-certified Kubernetes distribution that runs entirely within containers and solves the common frustration of installation complexity. With RKE, the operation of Kubernetes is easily automated and entirely independent of the operating system and platform you’re running. It builds a cluster from a single command in just a few minutes, and its declarative configuration makes Kubernetes upgrades atomic and safe.

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K3s is a lightweight, certified Kubernetes distribution built for running production workloads inside IoT appliances or at the network edge. K3s is packaged as a single < 40MB binary for both x86 and Arm processors, and it works great on something as small as a Raspberry Pi or as large as an AWS a1.4xlarge 32GiB server.

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Rio is the application deployment engine for Kubernetes that makes it easy to build, test, deploy, scale and version stateless applications in any Kubernetes cluster. By handling all the wiring for common services like Istio, Knative and Prometheus, Rio helps you deliver the best possible application release experience to your users.

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Rancher for the Datacenter

As the enterprise command center for Kubernetes, Rancher centrally manages your on-premise or hybrid clusters to ensure security and accelerate transformation. Rancher is built to address the needs of both the DevOps teams deploying applications with Kubernetes and the IT staff responsible for delivering enterprise-critical services. Businesses that use Rancher see a marked improvement in Kubernetes reliability and adoption over alternative solutions.

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RKE is a lightning-fast, CNCF-certified Kubernetes distribution that runs entirely within containers and solves the common problem of installation complexity. With RKE, the operation of Kubernetes is easily automated and entirely independent of the operating system and platform you’re running in your datacenter. It builds a cluster from a single command in only a few minutes, and its declarative configuration makes Kubernetes upgrades atomic and safe.

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Rio is the application deployment engine for Kubernetes that makes it faster and easier to build, test, deploy, scale and version stateless applications in any Kubernetes cluster, both on-premises and in the cloud. By handling all the wiring for common services like Istio, Knative and Prometheus, Rio helps IT staff deliver the best possible application release experience for developers.

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K3s is an ideal Kubernetes distribution for agile development in the cloud. Its lightweight architecture means it can spins up a production-grade cluster is less than then a minute. Its speed and simplicity means DevOps team can go even faster. With Rancher's enterprise-grade support services, DevOps teams can deploy workloads on K3s with confidence.

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Rancher for the Cloud

As the enterprise command center for Kubernetes, Rancher centrally manages clusters in any public cloud or managed Kubernetes environment, including AKS, EKS and GKE. Rancher is built to address the needs of both the DevOps teams deploying applications with Kubernetes and the IT staff responsible for delivering enterprise-critical services. Businesses that use Rancher see a marked improvement in Kubernetes reliability and adoption over alternative solutions.

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RKE is a lightning-fast, CNCF-certified Kubernetes distribution that runs entirely within containers and solves the common problem of installation complexity. It builds a cluster from a single command in only a few minutes, and its declarative configuration makes Kubernetes upgrades atomic and safe. Deploying RKE also ensures greater consistency across your cloud-based Kubernetes environments.

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Rio is the application deployment engine for Kubernetes that makes it faster and easier to build, test, deploy, scale and version stateless applications in any cloud-based cluster. By handling all the wiring for common services like Istio, Knative and Prometheus, Rio helps IT staff deliver the best possible application release experience for developers.

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Rancher for Branch

As the enterprise command center for Kubernetes, Rancher centrally manages your branch clusters to ensure maximum security and reliability. Rancher is built to address the needs of both the DevOps teams deploying applications with Kubernetes and the IT staff responsible for delivering mission-critical services to branch locations. Businesses who use Rancher see a marked improvement in Kubernetes reliability and adoption over alternative solutions.

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RKE is a lightning-fast CNCF-certified Kubernetes distribution that runs entirely within containers. The only software a host needs to run is Docker, which opens the door for running Kubernetes in small-footprint, secure branch locations. It builds a cluster from a single command in only a few minutes, and its declarative configuration makes Kubernetes upgrades atomic and safe.

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K3s delivers production-grade Kubernetes to remote locations. A single 40 MB binary, K3s makes it possible to run Kubernetes on x86 and Arm computers with 1 GB or less of RAM. It’s the perfect solution for branch offices, retail outlets, franchise restaurants or other remote deployments where it’s essential to get as much power and reliability as possible into the smallest form factor.

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Rancher for Edge

As the enterprise command center for Kubernetes, Rancher centrally manages your edge-deployed clusters to ensure maximum security and reliability. Rancher is built to address the needs of both the DevOps teams deploying applications with Kubernetes and the IT staff responsible for delivering mission-critical services to the edge. Businesses that use Rancher see a marked improvement in Kubernetes reliability and adoption over alternative solutions.

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K3s is Kubernetes for the edge. As a single 40 MB binary, K3s makes it possible to run Kubernetes on x86 and Arm computers with 1 GB or less of RAM. It’s the perfect solution for remote locations, wind farms, telco installations or other remote deployments where it’s essential to get as much power and reliability as possible into the smallest form factor.

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