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Rancher’s Kubernetes Enterprise Platform Now Available on BoxBoat Technologies

By CIOReview | Saturday, January 30, 2021

BoxBoat Technologies announced that Rancher Federal's controlled Kubernetes enterprise platform is now available through BoxBoat's Multiple Award Schedule deal with the General Services Administration (GSA).

FREMONT, CA: BoxBoat Technologies (BoxBoat), a leading consultancy for DevSecOps and digital transformation, recently announced that Rancher Federal's controlled Kubernetes enterprise platform is now available via BoxBoat's Multiple Award Schedule deal with the General Services Administration (GSA). The extension of BoxBoat's partnership with Rancher Federal will allow government agencies, either on-site or in the public cloud, to take better advantage of Rancher's support for certified delivery of Kubernetes.

Rancher offers audited and US-validated distributions of essential open-source products required to deliver cutting-edge DevSecOps, as agencies embrace Kubernetes and DevSecOps. The collaboration will allow government agencies to move legacy apps to native modern cloud architectures.

"We're excited to expand our partnership with BoxBoat to greatly simplify the process for public sector entities to do business with Rancher," said Tim Nicklas, Vice President of Operations at Rancher Federal. "Working collectively with BoxBoat and our government customers, we aspire to usher in a wave of secure open-source solutions into the public sector."

"BoxBoat has been helping our private sector customers implement Rancher and DevSecOps for the past several years," said Tim Hohman, BoxBoat's CEO. "We are engaged with the US Air Force on their Platform One DevSecOps Basic Ordering Agreement and look forward to expanding our reach to additional government agencies. Getting Rancher on our GSA MAS schedule will help us accelerate DevSecOps within the federal government."

Rancher Federal's goal is to bring the emerging open-source technology, in a safe and validated way, to the United States Government. Rancher Federal offers open-source software ready for US government distribution that enables organizations to run Kubernetes in even the most sensitive environments.

BoxBoat Technologies is the leading consultant for DevSecOps and digital transformation, supporting public and commercial businesses to accomplish digital transformation by producing apps more quickly. The core competencies of BoxBoat includes providing customers with a tailor-made Kubernetes adoption plan, cloud-native technologies, and automation. BoxBoat is delighted to provide access to cutting-edge technology to federal customers through its GSA schedule, in addition to BoxBoat's comprehensive advisory services and training offerings.