As more and more businesses begin to utilize Kubernetes, many have questions about the current state of Kubernetes, the benefits and challenges that come with it, and what to expect next. With that in mind, two major surveys were conducted to comprehensively evaluate Kubernetes usage, looking at, among other things, volume, benefits, challenges, deployment, and what’s next.
The overview of the data shows some clear trends, namely increased usage, increased volume, and some clear organizational benefits. Looking more deeply at these surveys, including some expert analysis from industry leaders, can help both businesses that are currently utilizing Kubernetes as well as those considering making the shift.
VMWare’s State of Kubernetes Survey
VMWare’s 2020 State of Kubernetes survey was completed by 247 individuals for organizations that all have at least 1,000 employees. Fifty percent of individuals surveyed were from organizations with 5,000 or more employees and 35% were…