Orchestration

Gord Sissons
Gord Sissons
Gray Calendar Icon April 24, 2017
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One of the first questions you are likely to come up against when deploying containers in production is the choice of orchestration framework. While it may not be the right solution for everyone, Kubernetes is a popular scheduler that enjoys strong industry support. In this short article, I’ll provide an overview of Kubernetes, explain how it is deployed with Rancher, and show some of the advantages of using Kubernetes for distributed multi-tier applications.

Gray Calendar Icon June 2, 2016
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*Note: Since publishing this post, we’ve created a guide comparing Kubernetes with Docker Swarm. You can read the details in the blog post here..* Over the last six months, Rancher has grown very quickly, and now includes support for multiple orchestration frameworks in addition to Cattle, Rancher’s native orchestrator. The first framework to arrive was Kubernetes, and not long after, Docker Swarm was added. This week, the team at Rancher added support for Mesos.

Gray Calendar Icon November 3, 2015
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