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 Travel-Wallet, Qubitro, and Infrastructure.
70 developers on StackShare have stated that they use k3s.
Kubernetes, SQLite, Devops Stack, k3sup, and K3d 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
Decisions about k3s
Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose k3s in their tech stack.
- 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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