Managed Microsoft AKS

Single pane of glass management for Microsoft AKS

Rafay’s deep integration with AKS enables enterprises to securely manage all their AKS clusters – across all regions – from a single pane of glass, while leveraging every AKS feature they expect to leverage. Be it spot-based worker node provisioning or secure application deployment across multiple AKS clusters configured with private endpoints, Rafay is the ideal Kubernetes management platform for enterprises operating Azure Kubernetes clusters in Azure.

 

With Rafay for Microsoft AKS, you can:

Accelerate Your Migration To AKS

Do you have a deadline by which you need to migrate modern applications to Azure? With Rafay, your Microsoft AKS clusters will be up and running in minutes and your apps will be deployed in even less time

Single Pane of Glass Management Across Azure Regions & On-Premise Data Centers

Manage your entire cluster fleet from a single pane of glass - across Azure Regions & upstream Kubernetes clusters in your on-premises data centers. Leverage a single, consistent console to deploy, view and manage clusters and workloads across all your clusters, deployed on-premises and on Azure

Implement Enterprise-Grade Security In Azure

Rafay’s zero-trust architecture for Kubernetes enables enterprises to cloak their Kubernetes API endpoints on Azure enabling CI/CD systems and developers to securely interact with AKS clusters operating behind Azure Firewall or Network Security Group (NSG) potentially in different VPCs.

Address Your Kubernetes Skills Gap

Partner with Rafay’s deep bench of certified Kubernetes experts to jump-start your Microsoft AKS journey

Key Features for Managing Microsoft AKS

Rafay’s deep Microsoft AKS integration means you have one console for provisioning & managing the lifecycle of your Kubernetes clusters across Azure regions and on-prem

Centralized Multi-Cluster Management

Deploy, manage, and upgrade all of your Microsoft AKS clusters in any Azure region using complete automation. Seamlessly provision and scale AKS clusters based on version controlled, declarative cluster specifications.

Project-Based Isolation

Use Rafay projects to create and manage logical isolation boundaries to establish clear separation across business units, operating environments etc.

Secure Zero-Trust Access

Manage administrative access to your private and cloaked AKS clusters without requiring inbound access to VPCs or without setting up bastions. Rafay leverages mutually authenticated TLS channels that are spawned dynamically and are tied to enterprise identity systems

SSO & Role-based Access Control

Use Rafay’s seamless integration with Azure AD and other Identity Providers to provide secure and seamless role based, single sign on experience for your administrators and developers

Standardize Clusters & Workflows

Use Rafay to easily create and apply cluster blueprints across your fleet of Kubernetes clusters across Azure, data centers and the edge

Integrate & Automate

Comprehensive automation can be quickly developed by using either our Command Line Interface (RCTL) utility or REST APIs

Centralized Logging & Monitoring

Rafay provides built-in, detailed audit trails for administrative activities across all AKS clusters as well as intuitive, integrated monitoring, visualization and alerts for all AKS clusters under management

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"Easily and rapidly deploy applications anywhere across multi-cloud and edge environments."

Aamir Hussain

SVP Chief Product Officer, Verizon Business

"Rafay stood out from the crowd with their deep integration with Amazon EKS."

Jayant Thakre

VP Products

"The big draw was that you could centralize the deployment and lifecycle management."

Beth Cohen

Cloud Technology Strategist, Verizon Business

"Rafay’s unified view for Kubernetes Management coupled with their deep Kubernetes and DevOps expertise has allowed us to significantly increase our development velocity."

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CTO