Kubernetes Concepts

DigitalOcean Kubernetes (DOKS) is a managed Kubernetes service that lets you deploy Kubernetes clusters without the complexities of handling the control plane and containerized infrastructure. Clusters are compatible with standard Kubernetes toolchains and integrate natively with DigitalOcean Load Balancers and block storage volumes.


This glossary defines the core concepts behind Kubernetes.
In-depth comparisons of available Kubernetes plans, including hardware and how to make a data-driven decision on which plan is best for your use case.
Recommended practices to implement when setting up and running your Kubernetes clusters.