Also known as K8s, Kubernetes is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications.

Kubernetes is a portable, extensible, open-source platform for managing containerized workloads and services that facilitates both declarative configuration and automation. Kubernetes builds upon the experience of 15+ years of running production workloads at Google, combined with the brightest ideas and practices from the community. Best paired with Docker for outstanding results.