Gartner® Report: CTOs' Guide to Containers and Kubernetes — Answering the Top 10 FAQs

In 2022, containers and Kubernetes emerged as prominent platform technologies for building cloud-native apps and modernizing legacy workloads. In fact, Gartner reports that by 2027, more than 90% of global organizations will be running containerized applications in production, a considerable rise from the less than 40% using them in 2021.

Gartner's recent report gathers the most common questions about containers and Kubernetes. It's perfect for enterprise architecture and tech innovation leaders looking to make informed decisions backed by solid research.

Some of those critical questions are:

  • What are common use cases for containers and Kubernetes?

  • What limitations and challenges should we be aware of?

  • What skills and roles do we need to succeed?

  • What are the pros/cons of Kubernetes deployment models?

  • How do we determine which applications are good candidates for containers and Kubernetes?

  • Plus, five more!

The report is a must-read for anyone involved in a Kubernetes deployment, whether you're a CTO, Site Reliability Engineer or a developer who is just getting started or well underway.

Each deployment model has pros and cons; the choice depends on your needs and circumstances.


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