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Running Kubernetes on Alibaba Cloud

Alibaba Cloud Container Service

The Alibaba Cloud Container Service lets you run and manage Docker applications on a cluster of either Alibaba Cloud ECS instances or in a Serverless fashion. It supports the popular open source container orchestrators: Docker Swarm and Kubernetes.

To simplify cluster deployment and management, use Kubernetes Support for Alibaba Cloud Container Service. You can get started quickly by following the Kubernetes walk-through, and there are some tutorials for Kubernetes Support on Alibaba Cloud in Chinese.

To use custom binaries or open source Kubernetes, follow the instructions below.

Custom Deployments

The source code for Kubernetes with Alibaba Cloud provider implementation is open source and available on GitHub.

For more information, see “Quick deployment of Kubernetes - VPC environment on Alibaba Cloud” in English.