The Linkerd Add-On installs Linkerd, an ultralight service mesh for Kubernetes. It gives you observability, reliability, and security without requiring any code changes.

For more information on usage, features and design of Linkerd refer to upstream documentation


For information on how to install and uninstall an Add-On see Add-Ons.

Resource Requests

Linkerd Add-on requests at least 5 CPUs and 2 Gi of memory from your Metakube cluster. Please make sure enough resources are available
in your cluster while installing the Linkerd Add-on


The following customization options are possible:

Option Description Default value
High availability Installs Linkerd in highly-available mode (recommended for production) true