January 23, 2021
Hot Topics:

AWS Joins CNCF Kubernetes Group

  • By Developer.com Staff

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced that it is joining the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) as a Platinum member. Operated by The Linux Foundation, the CNCF is leading development of the Kubernetes open source container orchestration platform, as well as several other projects. All of the other leading public cloud computing vendors — Microsoft, IBM and Google — are also members of the CNCF, and other members of the foundation include AT&T, Cisco, the Cloud Foundry Foundation, CoreOS, Docker, eBay, Joyent, Red Hat, Twitter and VMware.

Amazon's decision to join the CNCF is somewhat surprising given that its EC2 Container Service does not use Kubernetes technology. Some industry analysts wonder whether the cloud computing giant will launch a Kubernetes-related service as a result of its new involvement with the CNCF.

View article

This article was originally published on August 11, 2017

Enterprise Development Update

Don't miss an article. Subscribe to our newsletter below.

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date