Kubenav vs Kruise: What are the differences?
Kubenav: An open source mobile app to manage Kubernetes cluster. It is the navigator for your Kubernetes clusters right in your pocket. It is a mobile and desktop app to help you manage Kubernetes clusters and stay up to date on whats going on in your clusters; Kruise: A Kubernetes automation suite for workload management. Attempts to fill such gap by offering a set of controllers as the supplement to manage new workloads in Kubernetes.
Kubenav and Kruise can be primarily classified as "Container" tools.
Some of the features offered by Kubenav are:
- Available for mobile and desktop
- Manage workloads like Deployments, Pods and StatefulSets in your Kubernetes cluster
- Get an overview of other resources like Services, ConfigMaps, Persistent Volumes, Secrets and Role Bindings
On the other hand, Kruise provides the following key features:
- Advanced StatefulSet: An enhanced version of default StatefulSet with extra functionalities such as inplace-update, sharding by namespace
- BroadcastJob: A job that runs pods to completion across all the nodes in the cluster
- SidecarSet: A controller that injects sidecar container into the pod spec based on selectors.
Kubenav and Kruise are both open source tools. It seems that Kruise with 1.29K GitHub stars and 177 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Kubenav with 428 GitHub stars and 17 GitHub forks.