Rancher Labs has been named a ‘leader’ in multicloud container development platforms by Forrester Research.
The report, The Forrester Wave: Multicloud Container Development Platforms, Q3 2020, recognizes Rancher as a leader among eight of the most significant enterprise container platform vendors. It is aimed at helping decision-makers understand key differentiators and evaluate performance.
The report explains how cloud-native technologies like containers and Kubernetes are becoming the preferred tools to build new software experiences and modernize existing apps at scale and across clouds.
The report notes Rancher’s ability to simplify multicloud Kubernetes management at scale. It describes the widely deployed platform used by a broad range of enterprise and cloud-native companies to run large-scale clusters across many public and on-premises platforms.
Further, the report states that “Rancher is 100% open source; embraces and extends native public cloud container services; focuses on intuitive, simplified DevOps automations; and specializes in helping companies operate Kubernetes at massive scale and in edge computing scenarios.”
It is worth mentioning here that Rancher is one of only three providers seen as Leaders, based on Forrester’s evaluation of 29 criteria measuring the strength of each vendors’ current offering, strategy, and market presence.