The Kubernetes Current Blog

Read our thoughts on all things Kubernetes and stay current on the latest news from Rafay

Using Kubernetes (and not VMs) for Edge Computing and Machine Learning

by Sean Wilcox
December 8, 2020

There is near-universal agreement in IT circles that containers and Kubernetes are de facto technologies used for managing modern applications both for on-premises and cloud deployments. But what about emerging use cases such as edge computing and machine learning? Edge… Read More

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What is Amazon EKS Distro (EKS D)?

by Sean Wilcox
December 3, 2020

At re:Invent this week, Amazon announced Amazon EKS Distro (AKA EKS-D). But what is EKS-D all about and where or when should you use it? Read on to learn the basics about EKS-D. What is Amazon… Read More

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How to Provision and Manage Amazon EKS Distro (EKS-D) Using Rafay

by Mohan Atreya
December 1, 2020

Today Amazon announced Amazon EKS Distro (EKS-D), a Kubernetes distribution based on and used by Amazon EKS. EKS-D enables organizations to create reliable and secure Kubernetes clusters using the same versions of Kubernetes and its dependencies… Read More

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Zero-Trust Kubectl Access: The Easiest & Most Secure Option For Managing Kubernetes Clusters

by Stephan Benny
October 27, 2020

This post was authored by Stephan Benny, Bheema “Sarat” Kaki and Avinash Varma. Rafay delivers a SaaS-first Kubernetes management approach that enables companies to deploy and manage modern applications across data centers, public cloud, and edge… Read More

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Verizon Partners with Rafay Systems to Power Cutting-“Edge” Application Kubernetes Platform

by Haseeb Budhani
October 22, 2020

Today we are extremely excited to publicly talk about the work we’ve been doing with Verizon over the last year: Verizon announced a new managed offering called… Read More

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Rafay Systems Achieves Advanced Technology Partner Status in the AWS Partner Network

by Sean Wilcox
October 19, 2020

Today I am excited to announce that Rafay Systems has achieved Advanced Technology Partner status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). The Advanced tier is the highest… Read More

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Rafay Product Bytes: Zero-Trust Security for Kubectl, Deeper Amazon EKS Integration, Enhanced Fleet Management and More!

by Mohan Atreya
October 15, 2020

Welcome to our new, ongoing blog series called Product Bytes that highlights recent product enhancements we’ve made to our Kubernetes Management Cloud (for enterprises) and… Read More

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Provision and Manage Amazon EKS on AWS Outposts with Rafay

by Mohan Atreya
September 13, 2020

AWS Outposts is a fully managed service that extends AWS capabilities to a customer’s facility providing a truly consistent hybrid experience. AWS services run locally on AWS Outposts and can be accessed using familiar AWS APIs and tooling making… Read More

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A Kubernetes Sea Change: The Path to Enterprise-Grade Kubernetes

by Haseeb Budhani
September 13, 2020

Our mission at Rafay is pretty simple: empower enterprises and service providers to support modern applications that are critical to them keeping up with the fast-digitizing economy. Why is this important now? Well, because modern (or containerized) applications are deployed… Read More

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What We Learned from the Gartner Forecast Analysis: Container Management (Software and Services), Worldwide

by Sean Wilcox
July 28, 2020

In June 2020, Kubernetes celebrated its 6th birthday. In just a few short years, Kubernetes has become the dominant technology employed to manage clusters and their container-based applications. Not only that, the number of clusters under… Read More

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Rafay and Amazon Accelerate SonicWall’s Adoption of Containers and Amazon EKS

by Haseeb Budhani
June 22, 2020

Rafay and Amazon Accelerate SonicWall’s Adoption of Containers and Amazon EKS… Read More

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All Things Kubernetes: 3 Instances When Kubernetes Namespaces Don’t Work

by Mohan Atreya
June 5, 2020

We continue to capture concepts that enterprise customers struggle with in our “All Things Kubernetes”… Read More