RStudio Server Pro with Launcher and Kubernetes

Launcher is a new feature of RStudio Server Pro 1.2 that is only available under named user licensing. RStudio Server Pro 1.2 without Launcher is available under existing server-based licensing. For questions about using Launcher with RStudio Server Pro, please contact sales@rstudio.com.


Overview

RStudio Server Pro 1.2 and newer versions include a Kubernetes plugin for running R sessions and background jobs in Docker containers on Kubernetes.

Architecture and Network Access

RStudio Server Pro can be configured with Launcher and Kubernetes using the following architecture and network communication paths:

Launcher spawns R sessions and background jobs via the Kubernetes API and uses NFS for project storage.

Ready to get started with RStudio Server Pro and Kubernetes?

View the documentation for Integrating RStudio Server Pro with Kubernetes

Want to use custom Docker images with Kubernetes?

View the guide for Using Docker images with RStudio Server Pro, Launcher, and Kubernetes

Want to learn more about RStudio Server Pro and Kubernetes?

Refer to the overview on Scaling RStudio Server Pro with Kubernetes

Refer to the FAQ for RStudio Server Pro with Launcher and Kubernetes