The original v1 PaaS based on CoreOS and fleet is at the end of its support lifetime today, February 13, 2017. Deis Workflow provides the same Heroku-inspired experience on Kubernetes, the future of production-grade container orchestration.
The v1 code remains available at deis/deis, but we will stop testing and merging fixes and updates. All focus now is on Workflow and Kubernetes.
Many Moons Have Passed
When the new Platform-as-a-Service product was first released as a "public preview," it leaned
on Chef. You could
git push deis master a buildpack-based app and have it scheduled to run on
multiple Amazon EC2 nodes. That was more than three and a half years ago!