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A web-based, highly extensible platform for developers to better understand the complexity of Kubernetes clusters
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What is Octant?

A tool for developers to understand how applications run on a Kubernetes cluster. It aims to be part of the developer's toolkit for gaining insight and approaching complexity found in Kubernetes.
Octant is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.
Octant is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Octant's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Octant?


9 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Octant.

Octant Integrations

Kubernetes, Linux, gRPC, Windows, and macOS are some of the popular tools that integrate with Octant. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Octant.
Pros of Octant
Web-based and on compatible with common OS
Open Source

Octant's Features

  • Resource Viewer
  • Summary View
  • Port Forward
  • Log Stream
  • Label Filter
  • Cluster Navigation
  • Plugin System

Octant Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Octant?
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.
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.
JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
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Octant's Followers
45 developers follow Octant to keep up with related blogs and decisions.