What is Portainer?

  • Portainer is a term used to describe a container.

  • Portainer is a centralized containerized app service delivery platform. A smart, self-service management interface that allows you to distribute containerized apps from the data center to the edge helps speed container adoption and minimizes time-to-value on Kubernetes and Docker.

  • Portainer 2.0, which includes support for Kubernetes clusters, was just released. The program is also compatible with Docker Swarm and Azure ACI systems. This article will keep things simple by managing a local Docker installation with Portainer.

  • The program is available in two editions: free and open-source CE and commercial Business.

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Portainer Business Edition (BE)
  • Portainer BE is a robust toolset that lets you effortlessly construct and manage containers in Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, and Azure ACI. It includes features tailored toward enterprises and bigger organizations like Role-Based Access Control, registry administration, and dedicated support.

Portainer Community Edition (CE)
  • CE is a strong, open-source toolkit with over 500,000 regular users that helps you to effortlessly construct and manage containers in Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, and Azure ACI.

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