Please note: Mirantis has realigned its portfolio and renamed several products. These include Docker Enterprise Container Cloud (now Mirantis Container Cloud), Docker Enterprise/UCP (now Mirantis Kubernetes Engine), Docker Engine - Enterprise (now Mirantis Container Runtime), and Docker Trusted Registry (now Mirantis Secure Registry).

How to set up k0s Kubernetes:  A quick and dirty guide

For a couple of weeks now, we’ve been talking about the k0s project, a simple way to get Kubernetes up and running.  In this quick and dirty guide, we’ll give you all the background you need to get started.

Mirantis is at KubeCon. Join our live experts!

The CNCF’s KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2020 is officially underway, and it’s an exciting time for developers and technologists to gather to discuss the latest in the Kubernetes and Cloud Native communities. Mirantis, a proud gold-level sponsor for this year’s event, would like to invite you to check out our virtual booth (located in Gold-Hall B), which showcases our …

Congratulations to the K0s team on their new Kubernetes distribution!

We’ve got a lot going on here at Mirantis, and one thing that’s flown under the radar is the K0s project, a real game-changer of a small, fast, robust, easy-to-use Kubernetes distribution.

How the Lens Extension API lets you add on to an already great Kubernetes IDE

You may already know Lens as the Kubernetes IDE that makes it simple for developers to work with Kubernetes and Kubernetes objects, but what if you could customize it for the way you work and what information you see from your cluster? Today we're announcing Lens 4.0 and the Lens Extensions API, which lets you quickly code lightweight integrations that customize …

What is container orchestration?

Running a production application means more than simply creating a container and running it on Docker Engine. It means container orchestration.

What is Infrastructure as a Service?

These days, if you need a “computer”, what you’re really looking for is infrastructure — a collection of resources, such as compute, memory, storage, and so on — and you need to be able to get it in as flexible a manner as possible.  Enter Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).

Introduction to Kubernetes: The ultimate guide

Kubernetes abstracts the complexity of managing a fleet of containers, packaged applications that include everything needed to run.

Free OpenStack Essentials Course, and an Update From the Mirantis OpenStack Training Team

Since releasing the new COA exam a year ago, Mirantis has continued to work closely with the OpenStack Foundation, including offering a free OpenStack Essentials course during the upcoming summit.

Docker Enterprise Container Cloud: Continuously updated, multi-cloud Kubernetes

Today we are pleased to announce the release of Docker Enterprise Container Cloud, designed to help you ship code faster by providing choice, simplicity, and security.

The Forrester Multi-Cloud Container Development Platforms Wave Report, Reimagined With Docker Enterprise Container Cloud

It's difficult to create a report defining the "state of the industry" for an industry that moves as fast as cloud computing.  For example, Forrester recently published its Multi-Cloud Container Development Platforms Wave Report, covering nine leading vendors in the category, and in order to make the report "fair", every company was represented by the state of its offerings as …

Lens 3.6 Released — Kubeconfig Files as References, Additional Smart Terminal Options and More!

We’re excited to announce Lens — the Kubernetes IDE — version 3.6 is now available. This is the first release since Mirantis took over the lead in the project. The biggest new features are related to the way Lens manages Kubernetes cluster access using kubeconfig files and additional smart terminal configuration options. These features will greatly improve the overall user …

How to Create a Unified Container Strategy When Your Developers Have Gone Rogue

No VP, CIO or leader of an IT organization wants to invest in technology to make developer’s lives easier only to have them ignore it. So it’s critical to ensure your approach makes things easy for developers across business units. A lot of solutions offer some type of container orchestration, and depending on the maturity and diversity of an organization, you may have several different solutions which fit your needs. 

Getting started with Lens

You can use Lens to control local clusters (such as Docker Kubernetes Service clusters running on your laptop), or remote clusters on bare metal, private, or public clouds.

Lens, the world’s most popular Kubernetes IDE, has found a new home at Mirantis

Lens brings multi-cluster management into the mainstream and simplifies the experience for developers working with Kubernetes and cloud-native applications. 

Preparing Kubernetes for the Real World – Q&A

Last month we held a webinar where Mirantis and Tigera discussed some of the considerations that arise with regard to networking when you take your Kubernetes cluster out of the lab and into production.

What's New in Kubernetes 1.18