More Guides

More information on additional setup tasks.

Pods and Services

Prepare your Kubernetes pods and services to run in an Istio-enabled cluster.

Installation Configuration Profiles

Describes the built-in Istio installation configuration profiles.

Installing the Sidecar

Install the Istio sidecar in application pods automatically using the sidecar injector webhook or manually using istioctl CLI.

Install Istio with the Istio CNI plugin

Install and use Istio with the Istio CNI plugin, allowing operators to deploy services with lower privilege.

Mesh Expansion

Integrate VMs and bare metal hosts into an Istio mesh deployed on Kubernetes.