Anthos Ready Partner Initiative

Anthos Ready designates Partner solutions that meet Google Cloud’s qualification requirements and have been verified to work with Anthos to meet the infrastructure and application development needs of enterprise customers. Partner solutions that complete and maintain the applicable qualification requirements are awarded the Works with Anthos badge which may be used with the qualified solution.

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Eligible Google Cloud partners are invited to participate in the Anthos Ready Partner Initiative to qualify their solution by meeting the requirements defined for applicable categories: Storage, Network, Platform, Security & Identity, Data & Analytics, Developer Tools & IT Ops, IOT, or machine learning. We have launched the following Anthos Ready Partner solutions and will continue to add more.

Anthos Ready Storage

Anthos customers want the freedom to choose their storage provider and leverage existing investments in on-premises infrastructure. With Anthos Ready Storage, we’re excited to have strong support from partners including Dell, HPE, NetApp, Portworx, Pure Storage, and These partnerships will provide customers with the flexibility to work with the storage provider of their choice, while also ensuring they can benefit from industry standards like Container Storage Interface (CSI).

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Anthos Ready Platform

For customers that want to leverage existing investments in their own data centers, we have Anthos Ready Platform partners who have validated Anthos on their solution stack. In addition, they have provided solution briefs, giving our mutual customers a choice of hardware based on their storage, memory, and performance needs. Anthos Ready Platform partners today include Atos, Cisco, Dell EMC, HPE, Intel, Lenovo, NetApp, and Nutanix.

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Anthos Ready Networking Solutions

Anthos customers want the freedom to choose their networking provider and leverage existing investments in on-premises network infrastructure. Anthos manual load balancing mode helps to bring load balancer support to Anthos GKE deployed on-premises from partners including Citrix and F5. These partnerships provide customers with the flexibility to enable the load balancer provider of their choice.

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Anthos Ready Solutions in the Google Cloud Marketplace

Visit the Google Cloud Marketplace to discover, deploy, and use Anthos Ready Kubernetes applications for security and identity, data, analytics, developer tools, and IT ops. Kubernetes applications are enterprise-ready containerized solutions with pre-built deployment templates, featuring capabilities such as portability, simplified licensing, consolidated billing. They can be deployed on Anthos, in the cloud, on-premises, or in the future on Kubernetes clusters hosted in other environments. These are not just container images, but partner-built commercial solutions.

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Join the Anthos Ready Partner Initiative

To participate in the Anthos Ready Initiative and qualify your solutions to work with Google Cloud’s Anthos, please contact your Partner Manager.

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