Kubernetes integration: compatibility and requirements

New Relic's Kubernetes integration can be installed directly on a server or VM, or through several cloud platforms, such as GKE, EKS, AKS, or OpenShift. Each has a different compatibility with our integration.

Compatibility

Our Kubernetes integration is compatible with the following versions, depending on the installation mode:

Install mode or feature Kubernetes versions
Kubernetes cluster

Currently tested with versions 1.10 to 1.18

Kubernetes cluster GKE

Currently tested with versions 1.10 and 1.17

Kubernetes cluster EKS Compatible with version 1.11 or higher
Kubernetes cluster AKS

Compatible with version 1.11 or higher

Kubernetes cluster OpenShift

Currently tested with versions 3.7, 3.9, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4 and 4.5

Control plane monitoring Compatible with version 1.11 or higher
Service monitoring Compatible with version 1.13 or higher

Requirements

The New Relic Kubernetes integration has the following requirements:

Install using Helm

For compatibility and requirements when installing the Kubernetes integration using Helm, see Alternative install using Helm.

For more help

If you need more help, check out these support and learning resources: