• How Intuit slashed costs and saved time by moving its TurboTax software to Kubernetes, a popular open source project started at Google

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Every spring, millions of people across the United States use software from TurboTax to file their taxes. As a result, TurboTax owner Intuit needs to scale the product for several months each year so that it continues to function properly even in peak times, like April evenings when people file taxes after work.
    About a year and a half ago, Intuit decided to start building TurboTax to run on Kubernetes , a popular open source cloud computing project that began at Google.
    Kubernetes helps manage containers, which are used to package up code to allow developers to...
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