Supercharge Kubernetes with Bare Metal

Unleash a new level of performance for your container workloads with dedicated infrastructure that truly scales.

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Why Run K8s on Bare Metal?

Want to dive in? Check out our Kubernetes on Packet docs.

  • Performance
    Get more compute and better I/O speeds from containers on bare metal.
  • Consistency
    No noisy neighbours - you get all the performance to yourself.
  • Control
    Optimize your infrastructure for your workloads, not the other way around.
  • Lower cost
    Do more with less thanks to greater container density.

Users Love Packet for Demanding Workloads

Users love K8s

Succeeding with Kubernetes on Packet

We invest in our ecosystem to offer a choice of open-source and enterprise options.

Community Open Source

Community Open Source

Official K8s, Packet integrations and 3rd-party tooling.

Commercial Open Source

Commercial Open Source

Commercial services built on open source to give peace of mind.

Enterprise Solutions

Enterprise Solutions

Enterprise-level support and services from industry-trusted providers.

Find out more about our ecosystem. 

Packet enables Kubernetes by investing in the community

We're big supporters of open source so we've created a first-class K8s experience by investing in core components and plugins - from cluster creation to autoscaling.

See our integrations

Cloud Controller Manager
Cluster API
Cluster Autoscaler
Container Storage Interface

Proudly Supporting the CNCF Since 2015

“Packet has been a critical supporter of CNCF since the very early days, long before the projects we host – including Kubernetes – had become the industry standard. They have contributed substantial free server resources to our Community Infrastructure Lab, which has been used to meaningfully increase development velocity for both CNCF-hosted projects and also other cloud native, open source projects. ”

Dan Kohn, Founding Director
Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Blog Posts and Community Resources

“We are glad we chose to work with Packet and Kinvolk... the combination of Packet’s bare-metal hosting and Kinvolk’s Lokomotive sets us up with a flexible multi-cloud architecture for the future, enabling us to cost-effectively deliver superior solutions to our customers.”

Bruno Wozniak, Director of Engineering at PubNative
Bruno Wozniak