CoreOS is a leader in the Kubernetes community and creator of Tectonic, a secure and complete platform that extends Kubernetes with key enterprise features that ease container orchestration. CoreOS creates and delivers critical components, such as the Quay private image registry, that are helping fuel broad adoption of a secure, scalable and resilient infrastructure inspired by hyperscale providers. They maintain several open source projects, including CoreOS Linux: the first micro-OS; etcd, the distributed data store for Kubernetes; and rkt, the security-focused container runtime engine. The CoreOS team is comprised of experts in container management and distributed systems from cloud-scale pioneers like Google, Twitter and Rackspace.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
127 (est)-1%
CoreOS was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People/Management at CoreOS

Alex Polvi

Alex Polvi

Brandon Philips

Brandon Philips

Melissa Smolensky

Melissa Smolensky

Director of Marketing
Steve Robb

Steve Robb

Jeff Gray

Jeff Gray

VP of Business Operations

CoreOS Office Locations

CoreOS has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
101 New Montgomery St

CoreOS Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$50 m

Latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

over 1 year


CoreOS's latest funding round in May 2016 was reported to be $30 m. In total, CoreOS has raised $50 m

CoreOS's Web-traffic and Trends

CoreOS Online and Social Media Presence

CoreOS News and Updates

Container security enhanced with Kubernetes 1.8

Kubernetes 1.8 focuses on boosting existing features Version 1.8 of the open source Kubernetes container orchestration and management platform was recently released with an emphasis on updating existing features. Marking the third update this year, the new platform takes aim at enhancing security, w…

Kubernetes 1.8 release beefs up container security

The developers of the Kubernetes container orchestration software have just put out another new release. The main focus of the new version, Kubernetes 1.8, is on improving the platform’s security, and it comes with a number of new features designed to bolster this. The release was announced in a blo…

Container interest high but adoption low: Cloud Foundry

Cloud Foundry survey finds container adoption more challenging than expected Containers are the rage these days, but the adoption rate of the technology among enterprise companies is slow. That is the conclusion of a new Cloud Foundry survey, which found no dramatic increase in the broad deployment …

CoreOS Brings Ultimate Freedom and Choice via Open Source Cloud Technologies

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