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"There are no licensing fees.""The solution requires a license to use it.""Kubernetes is open source. But we have to manage Kubernetes as a team, and the overhead is a bit high. Compared with the platforms like Cloud Foundry, which has a much less operational overhead. Kubernetes, I have to manage the code, and I have to hire the developers. If someone has a product, a developer should know exactly what he's writing or high availability, and all those things may differ the costs.""The solution is affordable.""The management layer is free, which is perfect. You don't need to pay money for the management layer, but in AWS develop service, you need to pay. I think it is €75 per month for the management layer. It is free here, so you can have as many Kubernetes clusters as you need. You are paying just for the workload, that is, for the machine, CPU, memory, and everything.""There is no licensing fee.""Kubernetes is open-source.""Google Kubernetes Engine is free in the simplest setup, AWS Kubernetes Engine costs about $50 (depending on the region), in a three master setup, so it's almost the same as the cost of the EC2 instances and it's totally fine from my point of view."

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Top Answer: Since that was asked in the Kubernetes topic, I would recommend you to take a look at the management of Kubernetes services from the public providers (AKS from Azure, EKS from AWS, GKE from Google… more »
Top Answer: The product is highly scalable.
Top Answer: Even though the solution is open-source, one major service we need to pay for is storage. Normally we are using the storage from EMC or NetApps or IBM. These companies created their own stack of… more »
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Kubernetes (K8s) is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications.
It groups containers that make up an application into logical units for easy management and discovery. Kubernetes builds upon 15 years of experience of running production workloads at Google, combined with best-of-breed ideas and practices from the community.

Skip the infrastructure management, and focus on your code. Save time, money, and best of all – get as close as possible to your users quickly.

Instant Deployment
With a single click or API call, you can have your container running in any or all StackPath edge locations in seconds.

Global Footprint
Deploy your workload all over the world by simply choosing the locations in provisioning.

Anycast Capabilities
Add an Anycast IP to your workload, and press create. We handle all of the BGP routing and assignment behind the scenes.

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China unicom, NetEase Cloud, Nav, AppDirect
Top Industries
Financial Services Firm21%
Computer Software Company14%
Comms Service Provider14%
Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider21%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
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Small Business33%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise56%
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Find out what your peers are saying about Kubernetes, Red Hat, VMware and others in Container Management. Updated: November 2021.
552,695 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Kubernetes is ranked 1st in Container Management with 25 reviews while StackPath Edge Computing Containers is ranked 16th in Container Management. Kubernetes is rated 8.6, while StackPath Edge Computing Containers is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Kubernetes writes "Offers security, scalability, and high availability". On the other hand, Kubernetes is most compared with VMware Tanzu Build Service, Nutanix Karbon, HashiCorp Nomad and VMware Tanzu Mission Control, whereas StackPath Edge Computing Containers is most compared with HashiCorp Nomad.

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