Google Agones is an open source, multiplayer, dedicated game server hosting system built on top of the Kubernetes platform for your online gaming.
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Google & Ubisoft announce Agones, a game server hosting projectGoogle and Ubisoft have today announced Agones, an in-development game server hosting project. Agones, which appropriately means "contest" in greek, is powered by Google-made Kubernetes, which is an open source system "for building complex workloads and distributed systems." As Google notes, many video game servers are built with proprietary software.
Google gets into multiplayer game server hosting with Agones project - SiliconANGLEGoogle Inc. is getting into multiplayer game server hosting with a new open-source project called " Agones " that's based on the Kubernetes container orchestration platform. The internet giant said it's teaming up with French games publisher Ubisoft Entertainment SA on the project, which it describes as a "batteries-included, open-source, dedicated game server hosting and scaling project built on top of Kubernetes."
Introducing Agones: Open-source, multiplayer, dedicated game-server hosting built on KubernetesIn the world of distributed systems, hosting and scaling dedicated game servers for online, multiplayer games presents some unique challenges. And while the game development industry has created a myriad of proprietary solutions, Kubernetes has emerged as the de facto open-source, common standard for building complex workloads and distributed systems across multiple clouds and bare metal servers.
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