Illumina Innovates with Rancher and Kubernetes
Introduction As technologies like Docker and containerization have become indispensable parts of developer and operations toolkits and gained traction in organizations of all sizes, the need for greater management tools and deployment environments has increased. Kubernetes, a container orchestration system, has become the overwhelming standard for managing complex container workloads in production environments. But what is Kubernetes and how does it work?
In this guide, we’ll talk about how Kubernetes came to be, introduce some core Kubernetes concepts, and explore how container orchestration platforms help turn containerized applications into robust, highly scalable environments for modern development.
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