Setup K8s Admin Dashboard UI – Octant and Proxy

A. Setup Octant K8s Dashboard UI

To visualize, monitor and inspect TKG Kubernetes clusters. Install Octant UI dashboard. Octant should immediately launch your default web browser on

$ octant

Note: Or to run it on a specific host and fixed port:


B. Setup K8s Proxy dashboard UI

This blog will cover popular Proxy K8s admin dashboards.

Run this command:

kubectl apply -f

Then, run this command on CLI-

kubectl proxy

Hit this URL on browser –


Note: You need to provide user token of your K8s cluster from .kube/config file from your home K8s path Or path of this K8s config file.

Published by

Rajiv Srivastava

Cloud Native Architect with VMware

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