Rahti is a container cloud service that makes the deployment of applications easy.

Rahti provides a platform for you to host your own applications and make them accessible over the web. Rahti can run many different kinds of applications: from web servers and databases to data analysis pipelines.

In Rahti you can manage your applications directly using a web interface accessible through a web browser. Rahti can also be used through a set of APIs which allow programmatic management of resources. In order to access and use the service, you must have a CSC user account.

Rahti is built on open source. It is based on a distribution of Kubernetes called OKD, and it uses Docker containers to run applications.

Rahti provides:

  • Hosting of containerised applications
  • Persistent storage for applications
  • Virtual networks for connecting your containers
  • Load balancing of traffic to your applications
  • An application catalog with many commonly used application templates ready to be deployed with a few clicks
  • Features for replication, rolling updates, auto-recovery, and auto-scaling of applications
  • Basic default domain name and TLS for hosted web applications

If you need virtual machines and associated infrastructure, look into cPouta.