Blog Company Demo: Turn-key Kubernetes with StackPoint.io
Published on August 3, 2017
2 min read

Demo: Turn-key Kubernetes with StackPoint.io

StackPointCloud CEO Matt Baldwin shows how GitLab users can now go even faster from idea to production with an integration that takes the pain out of building Kubernetes clusters.

stackpoint-gitlab-integration.png

StackPointCloud partnered with us to bring you an end-to-end, turn-key Kubernetes solution, speeding up the process from idea to production. Watch the turn-key piece in action in our recent webcast.

Kubernetes allows you to manage an application across different resources and clouds, enabling self-healing (so if a container dies, it will be rescheduled on another host) and scaling up on demand, or scaling down as needed to save costs. With a host of benefits, it's no surprise that there's a strong and active community around Kubernetes, but for some teams, the time and effort required to install and configure a Kubernetes cluster could be better spent elsewhere.

While GitLab covers every step of the software development lifecycle, we do require you to have a Kubernetes cluster up and running before you begin to use it, which is where some users get stuck. Watch the video below to see how our friends at StackPoint.io have worked with us on a solution that does the hard work for you, to "close the last mile" in under 10 minutes. The demo starts at 12:02.

Want to give it a try for yourself? Launch a Kubernetes cluster with GitLab in one click.

We want to hear from you

Enjoyed reading this blog post or have questions or feedback? Share your thoughts by creating a new topic in the GitLab community forum. Share your feedback

Ready to get started?

See what your team could do with a unified DevSecOps Platform.

Get free trial

New to GitLab and not sure where to start?

Get started guide

Learn about what GitLab can do for your team

Talk to an expert