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keptn install

keptn install

Installs Keptn on a Kubernetes cluster


The Keptn CLI allows installing Keptn on Azure Kubernetes Services (AKS), Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS), Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE), Pivotal Container Service (PKS), any Kubernetes derivate to which your kube config is pointing to, and on OpenShift.

For more information, please consult the following docs:

keptn install [flags]


keptn install --platform=aks # install on Azure Kubernetes Service
keptn install --platform=gke --use-case=quality-gates # install quality-gates on Google Kubernetes Engine
keptn install --platform=kubernetes --gateway=NodePort # install on a Kubernetes instance with gateway NodePort


  -c, --creds string               Specify a JSON file containing cluster information needed for the installation (this allows skipping user prompts to execute a *silent* Keptn installation)
  -d, --domain string              Experimental: Overwrite the ingress domain (e.g.,
  -g, --gateway string             The ingress-loadbalancer type [LoadBalancer,NodePort] (default "LoadBalancer")
  -h, --help                       help for install
  -s, --insecure-skip-tls-verify   Skip tls verification for kubectl commands
  -p, --platform string            The platform to run keptn on [aks,eks,gke,pks,openshift,kubernetes] (default "gke")
  -u, --use-case string            The use case to install Keptn for [all,quality-gates] (default "all")

Options inherited from parent commands

      --mock                 mocking of server communication - ATTENTION: your commands will not be sent to the keptn server
  -q, --quiet                suppress debug and info output
      --suppress-websocket   disables websocket communication - use the ID of Keptn context (if provided) for checking the result of your command
  -v, --verbose              verbose logging


  • keptn - This is a CLI for using keptn
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