Access the Dashboard
Dashboard is a web-based Kubernetes user interface. You can use Dashboard to deploy containerized applications to a Kubernetes cluster, troubleshoot containerized applications, and manage the cluster and its resources. Dashboard also provides information about the state of Kubernetes resources in the cluster.
You must have
kubectl credentials to access Dashboard. This requirement prevents unauthorized admin access to the Kubernetes cluster through a browser.
Follow the steps below to access the Dashboard for a Kubernetes cluster.
As a PKS operator or developer, you may already have access to
kubectlcredentials. If you do not, follow the instructions in Retrieve Cluster Credentials and Configuration.
kubectl proxyon a command line. Do not exit or close the terminal.
In a web browser, browse to
http://localhost:8001/uito access the Dashboard.