VMware and Pivotal Launch Pivotal Container Service (PKS) and Collaborate with Google Cloud to Bring Kubernetes to Enterprise Customers

At VMworld 2017, VMware and Pivotal, in collaboration with Google Cloud, today unveiled Pivotal Container Service™(PKS), a new product that enables enterprises and service providers to deliver production-ready Kubernetes on VMware vSphere and Google Cloud Platform (GCP), with constant compatibility to Google Container Engine (GKE). The new offering is expected to become available in calendar Q4 2017, and ship as a standalone product able to integrate with Pivotal Cloud Foundry® (PCF) and VMware’s software-defined data center (SDDC) infrastructure.

The new offering is expected to become available in calendar Q4 2017. To read more about the VMware and Pivotal Software announcement, read the full press release on the VMware newsroom:

VMware and Pivotal Launch Pivotal Container Service (PKS), Collaborate with Google Cloud to Bring Kubernetes to Enterprise Customers