Half of the story of hyperscale is about the construction of vast, new infrastructure where there was none before. The other half is about the elimination of walls and barriers that would make one think the world was smaller than it actually was. Kubernetes is a series of open source projects for automating the deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. Find out why the ecosystem matters, how to use it, and more. "[If] a workload goes to Amazon, you lose," VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger was quoted as telling his company's Partner Exchange Conference in 2013.