We will install all the Istio components using the built-in demo configuration profile. This installation lets you quickly get started evaluating Istio.
The demo configuration profile is not suitable for performance evaluation. It is designed to showcase Istio functionality with high levels of tracing and access logging.
For more information about Istio profile, click here.
Istio will be installed in the
istioctl manifest apply --set profile=demo
We can verify all the services have been installed.
kubectl -n istio-system get svc
The output should look like this
and check the corresponding pods with
kubectl -n istio-system get pods