Monitor and Manage Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition in the Management Console

Note: As of v1.8, Enterprise PKS has been renamed to VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition. Some screenshots in this documentation do not yet reflect the change.

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After you have deployed VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition on vSphere, you can use VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition Management Console to perform the following operations:

For information about how to deploy the management console and install Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition, see Install on vSphere with the Management Console.

Obtain General Status Information

  1. Go to the TKG Integrated Edition view of the management console.
  2. Select the Summary tab for your Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition instance.
    You see general information about your deployment, including the status and version of each component, as well as the names and addresses of the VMs that run those services.
    Summary of an Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition deployment View a larger version of this image

Obtain Deployment Metadata

The deployment metadata provides credentials, certificates, and other metadata about your Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition deployment.

  1. Expand Configuration and select Deployment Metadata. Deployment metadata View a larger version of this image
  2. Select the clipboard icon at the end of each row to copy the relevant value.

    For example, copy the Ops Manager password so that you can log in to the instance of Ops Manager that is running in your deployment.

View Component Deployment Status

You can see the status of the individual components of your deployment.

  1. Expand Configuration and go to the TKGI Configuration view of the management console.
  2. Select Deployment Status to see the status of the components.

    Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition deployment status View a larger version of this image

  3. Click the Download Logs button to download the log bundle for your Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated Edition deployment.


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