Using this wizard will provide you with a pre-configured setup of the KKP based on your configuration inputs.

It is using a combination of various tools to handle all steps for you.

Throughout this documentation, we are going to mention many Kubermatic Kubernetese Platform concepts and terms.


Cloud Provider

Environment that will be used for cloud resources needed to run the KKP.

Currently, following providers are supported to try KKP:

  • AWS
  • Azure
  • GCP
  • OpenStack
  • vSphere

Required configuration in wizard is different for each of these providers.

GitHub, GitLab or Bitbucket repository

It will be used for storing the declarative setup of all components, can be either public or private, managed by user or organization.

Hosted DNS domain

For setting up DNS endpoint for accessing KKP and other components.

If you have Route53 and willing to try KKP on AWS - records preparation can be fully automated with provided terraform module as long as the hosted zone is the same account as other cloud resources.

Used Tools

  • GitHub Actions / Workflow - for management of complete delivery pipeline on top of your GitHub repository
  • GitLab CI/CD - for management of complete delivery pipeline on top of your GitLab repository
  • Bitbucket Pipelines - for management of complete delivery pipeline on top of your Bitbucket Cloud repository
  • Terraform - for provisioning of cloud resources for Kubernetes master / seed cluster (the cluster that will run Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform components)
  • KubeOne - for provisioning of Kubernetes master / seed cluster
  • KKP installer - for installing Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform on master cluster
  • Flux v2 - GitOps tool for management of additional Kubernetes resources in GitOps way
  • SOPS - for storage of sensitive values and configuration in your Git repository, using Age encryption backend