At first glance, creating an internal cloud development experience platform may appear to be a sage business choice. Hey, a custom solution allows teams to manage specifications and control the release process to meet their immediate needs.
However, building an in-house platform also means that your team will be accountable for future development expenditures, ongoing research, maintenance, bug fixes, platform updates, and support. These tasks can be expensive and time-consuming, removing valuable resources from your core business activities.
When it comes to in-house development platforms: “Easy to develop - impossible to maintain.”
"Our homegrown solution took a massive investment of our engineering to keep kubernetes, docker, and all kinds of cutting edge technologies updated and supported," says Marc Campbell, Replicated co-founder and CTO.
Watch the interview with Marc to discover more why the company turned to Okteto to increase their developer productivity by 200%.