Add on: Portainer

From MicroK8s version: 1.20+
Supported arch: amd64, arm64

Portainer allows you to “build, manage and deploy containers in your Kubernetes environment quickly and easily. No more CLI, no more YAML, no more Kubernetes manifests. Just simple, fast, K8s configuration in a graphical UI, built on a trusted open source platform.”

To enable the addon:

microk8s enable portainer

You will now find the Portainer exposed as a Nodeport service on port 30777

When first navigating to the URL above, you will be asked to create a user:

Confirm the username and an 8+ character password to continue to the dashboard. This will initially open on the settings page:

For details of the settings and usage of portainer, see the official documentation


The addon can be disabled at any time with the command:

microk8s disable portainer

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