Build container images in Kubernetes

What is kaniko?

A tool to build container images from a Dockerfile, inside a container or Kubernetes cluster. kaniko doesn't depend on a Docker daemon and executes each command within a Dockerfile completely in userspace. This enables building container images in environments that can't easily or securely run a Docker daemon, such as a standard Kubernetes cluster.

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

kaniko is an open source tool with 3.53K Github Stars and 252 Github Forks. Here’s a link to kaniko's open source repository on Github

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kaniko's Features

  • Build container images in environments that can't easily or securely run a Docker daemon, such as a standard Kubernetes cluster

kaniko'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

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