Install Apache APISIX from Helm Charts

Chao Zhang

Update At 2/26/2021

A few days ago, Zhiliu Inc released an online Helm Charts repository. Users can easily install Apache APISIX, Apache apisix-dashboard and Apache apisix-ingress-controller from it (rather than cloning the corresponding project in advance).

How To Use

Just a few steps to install Apache APISIX

  1. Add the repository and fetch the update

    1$ helm repo add apisix https://charts.apiseven.com
    2$ helm repo update
    
  1. Check out the available charts in repository

    1$ helm search repo apisix
    2
    3NAME                    CHART VERSION   APP VERSION     DESCRIPTION
    4apisix/apisix           0.1.2           2.1.0           A Helm chart for Apache APISIX
    5apisix/apisix-dashboard 0.1.0           2.3.0           A Helm chart for Apache APISIX Dashboard
    
  2. Install Apache APISIX to your Kubernetes cluster

    1$ helm install apisix-gw apisix/apisix --namespace default
    2
    3NAME: apisix-gw
    4LAST DEPLOYED: Fri Feb 19 11:34:14 2021
    5NAMESPACE: default
    6STATUS: deployed
    7REVISION: 1
    8TEST SUITE: None
    9NOTES:
    101. Get the application URL by running these commands:
    11  export NODE_PORT=$(kubectl get --namespace default -o jsonpath="{.spec.ports[0].nodePort}" services apisix-gw-gateway)
    12  export NODE_IP=$(kubectl get nodes --namespace default -o jsonpath="{.items[0].status.addresses[0].address}")
    13  echo http://$NODE_IP:$NODE_PORT
    

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