KubeVault vs Kind: What are the differences?
Developers describe KubeVault as "Tools for running HashiCorp Vault on Kubernetes~". It is a collection of tools for running HashiCorp Vault on Kubernetes. You can deploy and manage Vault on Kubernetes clusters using KubeVault operator. On the other hand, Kind is detailed as "Run local Kubernetes clusters using Docker". It is a tool for running local Kubernetes clusters using Docker container “nodes” It was primarily designed for testing Kubernetes itself, but may be used for local development or CI..
KubeVault and Kind belong to "Container Tools" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by KubeVault are:
- Automatic Initialization & Unsealing
- Manage Vault Policy
- AWS Secret Engine
On the other hand, Kind provides the following key features:
- Supports multi-node (including HA) clusters
- Supports building Kubernetes release builds from source
- Support for make / bash / docker, or bazel, in addition to pre-published builds