You can use the gkectl command line interface for a for a variety tasks, including the following:

  • Generate a template for a cluster configuration file.
  • Validate a cluster configuration file.
  • Prepare a vSphere environment.
  • Create a cluster.
  • Upgrade a cluster.
  • Resize a cluster.
  • Diagnose cluster issues.

To list all commands:

gkectl help

To get help for a specific command:

gkectl COMMAND --help

For information on downloading gkectl, see Downloads.