What is k3s?
Certified Kubernetes distribution designed for production workloads in unattended, resource-constrained, remote locations or inside IoT appliances. Supports something as small as a Raspberry Pi or as large as an AWS a1.4xlarge 32GiB server.
k3s is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.
k3s is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to k3s's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses k3s?
12 companies reportedly use k3s in their tech stacks, including MAK IT, Travel-Wallet, and Qubitro.
53 developers on StackShare have stated that they use k3s.
Kubernetes, SQLite, Devops Stack, k3sup, and Civo are some of the popular tools that integrate with k3s. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with k3s.
Pros of k3s
- ARM64 and ARMv7 support
- Simplified installation
- SQLite3 support
- etcd support
- Automatic Manifest and Helm Chart management
- containerd, CoreDNS, Flannel support
k3s Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to k3s?
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