Study after study confirms Kubernetes is rapidly becoming one of, if not the dominant software platforms for cloud-native container orchestration. The Linux Foundation cites over 3.9 million Kubernetes developers worldwide with large numbers of Kubernetes installments in production.* The accelerated adoption of containers and orchestration technologies aligns with organizations’ continued adoption of DevOps processes, workflow pipelines and toolchains, driven by business transformation in search of innovation and market competitiveness.**