@djmoch imo, this is what k8s *seems* to be getting right. It wraps a lot of things, but is becoming more pluggable and generic with each release. In my mind, it's like an OS for container orchestration.
e.g. if someone isn't happy with Ubuntu/Arch/etc, they may roll their own distro. But it's still Linux. That feels like the goal of k8s: customize it, but within a standardized ecosystem. It's how Google, Amazon, MS, Red Hat, etc. all have it in their own clouds.
@jwkicklighter I think k8s is to container orchestration what Jenkins is to orchestration in general. They’re really powerful, popular solutions in their space that are also heavy and/or complex to the point that I hesitate to use or recommend them.
I just hope ten years from now we’ll have solutions that are every bit as powerful but a lot simpler.
@jwkicklighter That’s already happening with Jenkins. Travis is much simpler, and sourcehut seems to be pushing the simplicity even further.
This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!