Today we are thrilled to release our next project journey report for Helm. So far we have completed these for CNCF graduated projects including Kubernetes, Prometheus, Envoy, containerd, and Fluentd.

Helm is an open source package manager for Kubernetes. It provides the ability to provide, share, and use software built for Kubernetes. The project currently has more than 30,000 GitHub stars and receives more than 2 million downloads a month from across the globe. 

The project journey report attempts to objectively assess the state of the Helm project and how CNCF has cultivated the progress and growth of Helm. 

Some of the highlights of the report include:

Helm’s first commit was made on October 19, 2015. Between joining CNCF on June 1, 2018, and today, Helm has added:

Just last month Helm reached graduated status. As Helm is one of our highest velocity projects, we look forward to seeing what the future holds and are happy to serve the Helm community!