Cloud Provider DigitalOcean

Cloud Provider DigitalOcean

Table of Contents

Summary

DigitalOcean is a cloud computing platform built for developers and businesses who want a simple way to deploy & manage their infrastructure. This is a KEP proposing DigitalOcean as a cloud provider within the Kubernetes ecosystem.

Motivation

Goals

  • Supporting DigitalOcean within the Kubernetes ecosystem. This involves:
    • providing an open community to promote discussions for Kubernetes on DigitalOcean
    • providing an open environment for developing Kubernetes on DigitalOcean

Non-Goals

  • Using the Kubernetes ecosystem/community to onboard more users onto our platform.

Prerequisites

Repository Requirements

The existing repository hosting the DigitalOcean cloud controller manager satisfies requirements as outlined in KEP 0002.

User Experience Reports

DigitalOcean recently announced a Kubernetes offering. Many users have already signed up for early access. DigitalOcean is also a gold member of the CNCF.

Proposal

Subproject Leads

Initially there will be one subproject lead. In the future the goal is to have 3 subproject leads.

  • Andrew Sy Kim (@andrewsykim)

Repositories

Please create a repository kubernetes/cloud-provider-digitalocean.

Meetings

TBD.