Koki is an open source platform for application lifecycle automation with Kubernetes. It is very simple to setup, configure and use while being powerful enough to automate any application workload. It is an orchestrator that orchestrates lifecycles of applications running on Kubernetes. Koki is a platform that leverages the power of the Kubernetes framework to deliver automation for application workloads. Koki’s aim is to provide configuration management, release management, and application lifecycle management through a declarative interface. Koki is designed to be highly extensible and it can be easily plugged into any existing system for monitoring, alerting, scaling, upgrading, snapshotting, backing up etc.