What is Rancher?

January 1, 0001
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Rancher is a complete software stack for teams adopting containers. It addresses the operational and security challenges of managing multiple Kubernetes clusters across any infrastructure, while providing DevOps teams with integrated tools for running containerized workloads.

January 1, 0001
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Kubernetes is a powerful engine for orchestrating containers. Rancher includes a full Kubernetes distribution, but adds value around Kubernetes in three key areas: Cluster Operations and Management, Intuitive Workload Management, and Enterprise Support.

January 1, 0001
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Discover if Rancher is the right solution for your team’s container management needs. By learning the technical components of Rancher, you can start to take advantage of the power of its core features: Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE), Unified Cluster Management, and Workload Management.

January 1, 0001
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As Kubernetes adoption continues to grow inside an enterprise, IT organizations need visibility and control to ensure the proper security and compliance requirements are met.

January 1, 0001
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Manage any Kubernetes cluster regardless of how they were created: a cloud Kubernetes service like GKE, an RKE cluster created by Rancher, or an imported cluster created by other tools.

January 1, 0001
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Manage any Kubernetes cluster regardless of how they were created: a cloud Kubernetes service like GKE, an RKE cluster created by Rancher, or an imported cluster created by other tools.

January 1, 0001
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Through a multi-cloud solution, Rancher gives control back to operations while offering flexibility and ease of use for developers.

January 1, 0001
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Rancher is a complete solution for deploying and managing Kubernetes. Better than an installer or a platform, it fits perfectly with every part of your container orchestration strategy.

January 1, 0001
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Open source is not just a great way to engage developers and solicit code contributions, it is also a great way to engage a user community. More users lead more feedback, which results in a higher-quality product.

Get started with Rancher
Get started with Rancher