The Kubernetes Package Manager

What is Helm?

Helm is the best way to find, share, and use software built for Kubernetes.

Helm is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.

Helm is an open source tool with 11.3K Github Stars and 3.65K Github Forks. Here’s a link to Helm's open source repository on Github

Who Uses Helm?

70 companies use Helm including CircleCI, Buffer, and Docplanner.

Helm integrates with

Docker, Kubernetes, Polyaxon, Harbor, and Loki are some of the popular tools that integrate with Helm. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with Helm.

Why people like Helm

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Helm.

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Here are some stack decisions and reviews by companies and developers who chose Helm in their tech stack.

Emanuel Evans
Emanuel Evans
Senior Architect at Rainforest QA · | 11 upvotes · 3763 views
atRainforest QA
Google Cloud Build
Google Cloud Memorystore
Google Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL
Google Kubernetes Engine

We recently moved our main applications from Heroku to Kubernetes . We prefer using managed services, so we are using Google Kubernetes Engine with Google Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL for our PostgreSQL databases and Google Cloud Memorystore for Redis . For our CI/CD pipeline, we are using CircleCI and Google Cloud Build to deploy applications managed with Helm . The new infrastructure is managed with Terraform .

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Richard Whitehead
Richard Whitehead
CTO, Evangelist in Chief at Moogsoft Inc. · | 1 upvotes · 226 views

For container management, we selected Kubernetes, for it's maturity, and ecosystem (Helm etc.)

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Helm's alternatives

  • Kubernetes - Manage a cluster of Linux containers as a single system to accelerate Dev and simplify Ops
  • Docker Compose - Define and run multi-container applications with Docker
  • Rancher - Open Source Platform for Running a Private Container Service
  • Docker Swarm - Native clustering for Docker. Turn a pool of Docker hosts into a single, virtual host.
  • Docker Machine - Machine management for a container-centric world

See all alternatives to Helm