Kubernetes Operators – Automating the Container Orchestration Platform

Kubernetes is a popular container orchestrator. It harnesses many computers together into one large computing resource and establishes a means of addressing that resource through the Kubernetes application programming interface (API). Kubernetes is open source software with origins at Google, developed over the last five years by a large group of collaborators under the auspices of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF).

An Operator extends Kubernetes to automate the management of the entire lifecycle of a particular application. Operators serve as a packaging mechanism for distributing applications on Kubernetes, and they monitor, maintain, recover, and upgrade the software they deploy.

Download this eBook to learn about reducing operations effort and cost, increasing service reliability, and spurring innovation by freeing teams from repetitive maintenance work.

Red Hat

Share content on email