New offering is the continuous delivery solution for cloud native applications and microservices on Kubernetes
SEATTLE, WA. – KUBECON | CLOUDNATIVECON 2018 – December 10, 2018 – CloudBees , the enterprise DevOps leader powering the continuous economy, today unveiled CloudBees Core for Kubernetes Continuous Delivery™, a brand new continuous delivery solution that organizations can use to rapidly create, deploy and manage cloud native applications on Kubernetes.
CloudBees Core for Kubernetes Continuous Delivery is the only commercial offering built with Jenkins X , an advanced open source project for deploying modern cloud native applications and microservices to Kubernetes, fully leveraging Kubernetes for ephemeral execution of CI/CD pipelines. The new CloudBees offering builds on the success of Jenkins X, providing DevOps managers, application development leaders and digital transformation leads a richer user experience to manage and visualize teams, applications and environments.
“In their desire to fully embrace the benefits of cloud native architectures, organizations have been looking for a way to build and deploy cloud native apps using emerging best practices of empowering developers through instant previews and GitOps without having to learn the intricacies of Kubernetes,” said Christina Noren, chief product officer, CloudBees. “CloudBees Core for Kubernetes Continuous Delivery provides a streamlined path to the cloud, helping teams to manage their software delivery environments seamlessly without sacrificing the strength of an enterprise-grade continuous delivery solution.”
CloudBees Core for Kubernetes Continuous Delivery makes it easy for developers to build in the cloud, offering them a guided workflow and promotion of immutable releases through all of their supported environments. It gives developers the ability to quickly establish continuous delivery best practices by providing an opinionated workflow that leverages GitOps with environments managed as code. It also provides integrations to a curated set of open source projects of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation community around Kubernetes, providing a supported set of integrations and validated implementations for a dynamic ecosystem.
The CloudBees Core for Kubernetes Continuous Delivery solution includes a variety of key features that help organizations get the most out of their container environments. Key features include the following:
Powerful CLI that manages pipelines, previews and promotions
Quickstart language packs that enable users to build, configure and deploy
Out-of-the-box integrations with best-of-breed tools in the Kubernetes ecosystem
Manage environments as code with GitOps, which enable stress-free rollbacks and version control
Serverless Jenkins, which removes the Jenkins master as a single point of failure
The ability to manage teams, applications and environments with a rich user experience
Expert professional support
CloudBees is powering the continuous economy by building the world’s first end-to-end system for automating software delivery, the CloudBees Suite. The CloudBees Suite builds on emerging DevOps practices and continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) automation adding a layer of governance, visibility and insights necessary to achieve optimum efficiency and control new risks. Since every company in the world is now a software company, this new automated software delivery system is becoming the most mission-critical business system in the modern enterprise. As today’s clear leader in CI/CD, CloudBees is uniquely positioned to define and lead this new category. CloudBees puts companies on the fastest path to transforming great ideas into great software and returning value to the business more quickly.
Backed by Matrix Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Verizon Ventures, Delta-v Capital, Golub Capital and Unusual Ventures, CloudBees was founded in 2010 by former JBoss CTO Sacha Labourey and an elite team of continuous integration, continuous delivery and DevOps professionals. Follow CloudBees on Twitter , Facebook , LinkedIn and Google+ .