Technical definitions


Additions to Humanitec’s Terms of Use. May be subject to change from time to time.

Technical definition of the Internal Developer Platform (IDP)

The IDP currently combines the following tools into a seamless workstream (this list is constantly growing and will be updated regularly):

Code repositories

  • Github 

Continuous delivery platforms

  • Drone

Container registries

  • Docker Registry

Container virtualization

  • Docker

SQL databases

  • PostgreSQL

Kubernetes platform

  • Google Kubernetes Engine on Google Cloud Platform

Description of the Technical Requirements needed to run the IDP

The Platform is only supported on the current and previous major release of Desktop Google Chrome.

Compliance protocol

Much of the software we use is open source. For example, we use Python, Django, PostgreSQL, Nginx, RabbitMQ, Celery, Angular, and React. Each of these software libraries may or may not include additional open-source libraries that can be found in the detailed documentation for each.