Kubernetes Gains Momentum as Big-Name Vendors Flock to Cloud Native Computing Foundation


Like a train gaining speed as it leaves the station, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation is quickly gathering momentum, attracting some of the biggest names in tech. In the last month and a half alone AWSOracleMicrosoftVMware and Pivotal have all joined.

It’s not every day you see this group of companies agree on anything, but as Kubernetes has developed into an essential industry tool, each of these companies sees it as a necessity to join the CNCF and support its mission. This is partly driven by customer demand and partly by the desire to simply have a say in how Kubernetes and other related cloud-native technologies are developed.

For those of you who might not be familiar with this organization, it is the part of the Linux Foundation that houses Kubernetes, the open source project originally developed at Google. 

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