Simple, safe enterprise-grade Istio distro

  • Easiest way of installing, operating, and upgrading Istio
  • Tested and hardened for your application and cloud platform
  • Community hub for users, ecosystem, and partners

GetIstio 1.0 is now available

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What is Get•Is•ti•o

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  1. Act of installing and managing vetted Istio for use in Kubernetes or application platforms.

    What’s the best way to install and update Istio in my Kubernetes cluster? Simple, you just GetIstio.


    • service mesh
    • control plane
    • application networking
    • GetEnvoy

noun / benefits

  1. Simple, open source CLI for assured installation and upgrade of specific Istio versions.

    I just upgraded to the latest Istio version in five minutes with getistio.


    • kubectl
    • istioctl
  2. Upstream & FIPS compliant Istio distribution tested and hardened for EKS, GKE, AKS and more.

  3. Hub for validated Istio integrations & tutorials from ecosystem partners like AWS, Weaveworks, Venafi.

    Using GetIstio CLI, I made AWS’ ACM my trusted cert provider for Istio mesh within minutes.

collective noun

  1. Community of Istio users, developers, tutorials and technology partners.

GetIstio Overview

Learn more about GetIstio CLI, how to install and manage it.

Istio in Practice

After you got Istio running, sharpen your Istio skill by following these tutorials.

Istio Cheatsheet

Important commands that you'll need to manage your Istio.

Ecosystem & Partners

Take a look at GetIstio partners and see how they benefit from it.

Get Started Quickly

1. Download GetIstio

curl -sL | bashcopy

2. Install Istio Demo

getistio istioctl install --set profile=democopy

3. Check GetIstio version

getistio versioncopy

4. Validate config

getistio config-validatecopy

Upcoming Community Events

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Feb 22, 2021 - Feb 26, 2021

IstioCon 2021
IstioCon 2021

IstioCon 2021 is the inaugural community conference for the industry's most popular service mesh.

Mar 4, 2021 AM 9:00 PST

01: Effortless Envoy and WASM with GetEnvoy
01: Effortless Envoy and WASM with GetEnvoy

Episode 01: Effortless Envoy and WASM with GetEnvoy

Mar 16, 2021 AM 9:00 PDT

02: Istio the Easy Way with GetIstio
02: Istio the Easy Way with GetIstio

Episode 02: Istio the Easy Way with GetIstio

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