- GCP account
- a configured Google Cloud CLI
Install & Configure the Google Cloud CLI
To install the Google Cloud CLI,
gcloud, follow these instructions or choose a package manager based on your operating system.
Use the package manager homebrew to install the gcloud SDK, which includes
For more information on the Google Cloud SDK visit https://cloud.google.com/sdk/docs/install
After you've installed
gcloud, configure project-id and compute-zone.
- Linux manual Installation
- Homebrew on MacOS
- Chocolatey on Windows
To install Terraform, find the appropriate package for your system and download it as a zip archive.
After downloading Terraform, unzip the package. Terraform runs as a single binary named
Any other files in the package can be safely removed and Terraform will still function.
Finally, make sure that the Terraform binary is available on your PATH. This process will differ depending on your operating system.
Print a colon-separated list of locations in your PATH:
Move the Terraform binary to one of the listed locations. This command assumes that the binary is currently in your downloads folder and that your PATH includes
/usr/local/bin, but you can customize it if your locations are different.
To install the kubectl (Kubernetes CLI), follow these instructions or choose a package manager based on your operating system.
Use the package manager homebrew to install the kubectl: