Our Outrageous Decision to Orchestrate Nomad with Kubernetes
“Write less code.”
Rob Zuber, CTO of CircleCI, stepped back to observe this directive, written in faded scarlet on a whiteboard. Like all important directives, this one was pithy and counterintuitive; how could we possibly hope to build CircleCI 2.0 by doing less?
If you’ve read this blog post about our release philosophy, you’ll remember that replatforming was a pretty frightening prospect for us. One of the reasons it was so frightening was that we were starting from scratch; there’s a real danger in overdesigning a product when you do that. But there’s also an opportunity to take stock of all the new options — the great work that’s been done to advance the toolset.