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Kubernetes Magic Is in Enterprise Standardization, Not App Portability


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Kubernetes Magic Is in Enterprise Standardization, Not App Portability

Kubernetes isn't generally embraced to gift companies application portability; instead, it comes closer to the truth to talk about people portability or, put another way, skills portability.

Many people think Kubernetes (and containers) will give them easy portability between clouds, but it turns out this isn't true.

What people really want from Kubernetes is a standard way of thinking about infrastructure. While Kubernetes and cloud-native technologies enable companies to operate at higher velocity, perhaps the biggest benefit is making skills fungible between organizations—this creates a huge performance gain for employers and employees alike.

It's one more reason that enterprises keep increasing their investments in Kubernetes.

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