If you're looking for an alternative to Kubernetes Dashboard, here's a short comparison between Aptakube and the Dashboard.
|Aptakube vs Dashboard||Aptakube||Dashboard|
|Tech Stack||Tauri, Rust and Solid||Go and Angular|
|User Interface||GUI (Graphical)||GUI (Graphical)|
|Platforms||macOS, Windows and Linux||Web|
|Time to Interactive1Time taken to get something on the screen||⚡️ Instantly|| Depends on network|
|AuthenticationOAuth, RBAC and other secure authentication methods||🔌 It just works!|
Uses local kubeconfig files
Requires setup 2
|Multi-clusterAbility to connect to multiple clusters simultaneously||No|
|Aggregated Log ViewerView logs from multiple pods at once||No|
|Resource ViewHuman-friendly view for resources||Partially|
|Manage Custom Resources||No|
|Manage Helm Releases||No|
- Tested on a MacBook Pro 16" 2021 M1 Pro 16GB, running macOS Ventura 13.0.
- Aptakube 0.8.0
- Kubernetes Dashboard requires extra setup to work with RBAC, OAuth and other secure authentication methods.
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Last updated: November 10, 2023.