Case studies

CNCF end users are telling their stories to help elevate the technical conversations to business objectives and challenges. These are real-world use cases about the impact cloud native projects are having on their business. Click through to read how our end users have used cloud native technologies and CNCF projects to help their business.

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Seagate

3 million Hi-res images analyzed each day

August 30, 2021

How Seagate runs Real-time Analytics at the Edge

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PayIt

October 20, 2020

For PayIt, cloud native is a ‘competitive advantage’ for getting government services online

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Verizon Media

2 million Requests per second

September 30, 2020

With an eye toward standardization and security for its media brands, Verizon Media turned to cloud native

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Mux

90 Microservices

June 5, 2020

How cloud native technology helps Mux simplify online video streaming

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U.S. Department of Defense

100+ Years of time saved

May 5, 2020

With Kubernetes, the U.S. Department of Defense is enabling DevSecOps on F-16s and battleships

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Frame.io

240mil Events processed per day

February 6, 2020

How Frame.io built a full security program around its video cloud with Falco

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Zendesk

70% Applications now on Kubernetes

January 13, 2020

Zendesk and the art of microservice maintenance

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Grafana Labs

10x Query performance improvement

December 11, 2019

How Jaeger helped Grafana Labs improve query performance and root out tough bugs

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Slack

20bil Queries per day

November 25, 2019

How Slack leverages Vitess to keep pace with ever-growing storage needs

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HubSpot

2x Production load

November 8, 2019

To support ‘immense scaling,’ HubSpot turns to Vitess for sharding and automation

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AlphaSense

99.9% SLA achieved

November 1, 2019

AlphaSense: A hot AI startup relies on Kubernetes to support its exponential growth

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Intuit

88% MTTR improvement

October 22, 2019

With cloud native, Intuit brings ‘lightning fast’ deployment to thousands of developers

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Booz Allen Hamilton

50% Cost savings

October 11, 2019

How Booz Allen Hamilton is helping modernize the federal government with Kubernetes

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Bloomberg

90% Hardware utilization

September 12, 2019

Bloomberg: An early adopter’s success with Kubernetes at scale

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T-Mobile

5s Database deployment

September 6, 2019

How T-Mobile is leveraging Kubernetes to handle iPhone-launch scale

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Salesforce

August 28, 2019

How gRPC is enabling Salesforce’s unified interoperability strategy

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Apester

2x Reduction in MTTR

August 15, 2019

Linkerd is Apester’s ‘safety net’ against cascading failure from forgotten timeouts

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Square

< 1s Downtime for a shard split

June 10, 2019

Square: How Vitess enables ‘near unlimited scale’ for Cash App

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Bose

2.5 weeks Concept to customer value

May 7, 2019

Bose: Supporting rapid development for millions of IoT products with Kubernetes

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AppDirect

1600 Deployments weekly

March 26, 2019

How AppDirect supported the 10x growth of its engineering staff with Kubernetes

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Nav

5x Increase in deployments

March 21, 2019

Nav: How a startup reduced its infrastructure costs by 50% with Kubernetes

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