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What is Kubernetes?


Kubernetes is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. It groups containers that make up an application into logical units for easy management and discovery.

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Kubernetes and IBM UrbanCode Deploy

The Kubernetes plug-in for IBM UrbanCode Deploy provides steps for working with Kubernetes. For more information, see the plug-in’s documentation page.


IBM UrbanCode Deploy Kubernetes & Bluemix Walkthrough

Kubernetes Blue-Green Deployments with UrbanCode Deploy

Tutorials & Documentation

Enhance your Kubernetes Experience with UrbanCode Deploy
A tutorial showing how a Kubernetes application may be managed in IBM UrbanCode Deploy. It shows how users do not need to manually update files in order to change container image versions. The tutorial walks through the setup of a simple guestbook application. The video IBM UrbanCode Deploy Kubernetes & Bluemix Walkthrough shows the guestbook application being deployed to IBM Bluemix.

Kubernetes Blue-Green Deployments Made Easy with UrbanCode Deploy
Explains how blue-green and canary deployments may be achieved using IBM UrbanCode Deploy, giving users a visual representation of what is deployed and where traffic is being directed.

Kubernetes Blue-Green Deployments Working Example
Tutorial explaining how to setup the blue-green deployment on Bluemix used in the video Kubernetes Blue-Green Deployments with UrbanCode Deploy. The tutorial includes steps covering the creation of container images and how to store them on Docker Hub, as well as setting up a Kubernetes cluster on Bluemix.