What is Crossplane?
Crossplane introduces workload and resource abstractions on-top of existing managed services that enables a high degree of workload portability across cloud providers. A single crossplane enables the provisioning and full-lifecycle management of services and infrastructure across a wide range of providers, offerings, vendors, regions, and clusters.
Crossplane is a tool in the Multi Cloud Management category of a tech stack.
Crossplane is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Crossplane's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Crossplane?
24 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Crossplane.
Kubernetes, Amazon EC2, Microsoft Azure, Amazon RDS, and Google Compute Engine are some of the popular tools that integrate with Crossplane. Here's a list of all 11 tools that integrate with Crossplane.
Crossplane Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Crossplane?
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