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Open-source IDE to control your Kubernetes clusters
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What is Lens?

It is the only IDE you’ll ever need to take control of your Kubernetes clusters. It is a standalone application for MacOS, Windows and Linux operating systems. It is open source and free.
Lens is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.
Lens is an open source tool with 22.1K GitHub stars and 1.4K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Lens's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Lens?

30 companies reportedly use Lens in their tech stacks, including Groww, Biting Bit, and top.gg.

104 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Lens.
Pros of Lens
Keep track of cluster changes
Easy management of multiple clusters
Open Source
Local installation, not SaaS

Lens's Features

  • Multi Cluster Management
  • Multiple Workspaces
  • Built-In Prometheus Stats
  • Built-in Helm Applications Management
  • Context Aware Terminal

Lens Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Lens?
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Docker Compose
With Compose, you define a multi-container application in a single file, then spin your application up in a single command which does everything that needs to be done to get it running.
Rancher is an open source container management platform that includes full distributions of Kubernetes, Apache Mesos and Docker Swarm, and makes it simple to operate container clusters on any cloud or infrastructure platform.
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Lens's Followers
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