IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service goes live in Milan
IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service is a managed Kubernetes offering that delivers powerful management tools, an intuitive user experience, and built-in security and isolation to enable rapid delivery of applications, all while leveraging Cloud Services and cognitive capabilities from Watson. IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service provides native Kubernetes capabilities like intelligent scheduling, self-healing, horizontal scaling, service discovery and load balancing, automated rollouts and rollbacks, and secret and configuration management. IBM is also adding capabilities to the Kubernetes Service, including the following:
Simplified cluster management
Container security and isolation choices
The ability to design your own cluster
The option to leverage other IBM Cloud services such as Watson for your cognitive applications
Completely native Kubernetes CLI and API
Integrated operational tools or support to bring your own tools to ensure operational consistency with other deployments
Control your data
We know that data residency is very important to our customers, and we take security very seriously. If you have workloads that must remain within the border, you can now deploy a single-tenant and dedicated Kubernetes cluster in IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service and ensure your apps and data remain in Italy.
A complete list of supported data centers can be found in our docs.
How do I get started?