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Introduction

IBM has two main container offerings: a customer managed solution that runs on IBM Cloud Private for organizations that want to operate and manage the environment themselves, and IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service (IKS), a fully managed service offering.

Highlights

  • The simplification of the tasks involved in managing containers at scale is a key capability of any container management platform.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand why IBM has two separate solutions for container management.
  • Learn how IBM adopts open source technologies to ensure its solutions remain relevant to its core audience.

Key questions answered

  • What are the key technical capabilities of IBM Kubernetes Service?
  • What is IBM's strategy for growth in cloud-native environments?

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  • Summary
  • Simplification of the tasks involved in managing containers at scale is a key capability

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