Install Portworx on Kubernetes via Helm
The Portworx Helm chart deploys Portworx and Stork in your Kubernetes cluster.
- Helm has been installed on the client machine from where you would install the chart. (https://docs.helm.sh/using_helm/#installing-helm)
- Tiller version 2.9.0 and above
- Portworx pre-requisites here
To install Portworx via the chart with the release name
my-release run the following commands.
First clone the Portworx Helm chart repo.
git clone https://github.com/portworx/helm.git
Now install the chart and substitute relevant values for your setup.
clusterNameshould be a unique name identifying your Portworx cluster. The default value is
mycluster, but it is suggested to update it with your naming scheme.
helm install --debug --name my-release --set etcdEndPoint=etcd:http://192.168.70.90:2379,clusterName=$(uuidgen) ./helm/charts/portworx/
Refer to all the configuration options while deploying Portworx via the Helm chart: Configurable Options
Below are the steps to wipe your entire Portworx installation.
Run cluster-scoped wipe command below. This has to be run from the client machine which has kubectl access.
curl -fsL https://install.portworx.com/px-wipe | bash
Delete the helm release
helm delete <release name> --purge
Once you have a running Portworx installation, below sections are useful.
Learn how to perform various storage operations using Portworx on Kubernetes
Stateful applications on Kubernetes
Learn how to install various applications with Portworx on Kubernetes
Operate and Maintain
Operations guide for running Portworx in Production with Kubernetes
Troubleshooting helm installation failures
Refer to the common troubleshooting instructions for Portworx deployments via Helm Troubleshooting portworx installation