Managed Kubernetes Administrator’s Guide

The Platform9 team welcomes you to explore Clarity, the elegant and simple web-based graphical user interface from Platform9, to manage your Kubernetes clusters.

As a Platform9 administrator, you can create clusters and deploy apps on these clusters, with Clarity.

With a few simple clicks, your Platform9 dashboard starts offering visibility into your infrastructure across clusters and apps deployed on the clusters.

The Platform9 Managed Kubernetes Administrator Guide explains how to configure the different cloud providers and Kubernetes clusters in your cloud through the use of Clarity.

The scope of the guide is limited to explaining the various operations that can be performed on Kubernetes resources through Clarity.

For installation, troubleshooting, and other articles, refer to the relevant sections on the Platform9 documentation website.

Intended Audience

The administrator guide is intended for an administrator user who wants to use Clarity to create Kubernetes clusters and deploy apps on Kubernetes clusters on-premise (BareOS), Amazon Web Services, OpenStack, or VMware.


The user must have a basic understanding of virtualization, networking and cloud-related concepts to use this guide. An in-depth knowledge of Kubernetes is essential to the reader of this administrator guide.