k3OS is purpose-built to simplify Kubernetes operations in low-resource computing environments. Installs fast. Boots faster. Managed through Kubernetes.
Supports multiple architectures
Runs only the minimum required services
Doesn’t require a package manager
Why Use k3os
You can boot up with k3s available in under 10 seconds, with fast cluster scaling.
Easy Configuration Via Cloud-Init
You can turn a standard k3OS image into a configured system during boot time.
Manage The OS From Within Kubernetes
You don’t need to log into remote nodes. k3OS simplifies installation and upgrading.
How it Works
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Great for EDGE, IoT, CI, and ARM
You get ALL the benefits of using k3s, the optimized, simplified, and streamlined Kubernetes distribution.Benefits of k3s