Kubermatic has been selected as a member of the 5G Open Innovation Lab. This is a global ecosystem of developers, start-ups, enterprises, academia and government institutions. The 5G Open Innovation Lab is focused on helping start-ups utilize 5G to develop new capabilities, use cases and market categories.
Formerly Loodse, Kubermatic helps organizations worldwide to fully automate their Kubernetes and cloud native operations across multi-cloud, edge, and on-prem. Kubermatic was the Top-5 corporate contributor to the Kubernetes Project in 2019. it creates enterprise-grade software products and provides professional services and support to safely navigate and accelerate the cloud native transformation.
The Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform would make it easy to operate thousands of Kubernetes clusters on any infrastructure. Leading enterprises such as Lufthansa, Bosch, Siemens, and T-Systems are clients of Kubermatic.
Kubermatic will work closely with the 5G Open Innovation Lab’s founding partners. These include Intel, T-Mobile and others. Together, they intend to develop cloud native solutions to seamlessly run 5G workloads from the cloud to the core data center to the edge.
5G Business Models
“Kubernetes and cloud native technologies can deliver the standardization and automation that are key to make 5G business models both operationally and financially viable,” said Sebastian Scheele, CEO of Kubermatic. As a leading corporate contributor to the Kubernetes project, we are very much looking forward to getting involved in the Lab and shaping an exciting future.”
With Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform and KubeOne, the company would offer two “production-proven” open source solutions to automating IT operations from the infrastructure to the application across countless environments.
“The 5G Open Innovation Lab is an extraordinary opportunity for developers to work directly with technology and business leaders to design and bring to life their vision and dreams for new 5G applications,” said Jim Brisimitzis, managing partner of the 5G Open Innovation Lab. “This is not just any startup program. We are building a true partner ecosystem that will bring knowledge, resources and capital together to change the world in profound ways.”