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Quick Start

1. Signup

Visit our product page and signup with your google account.

2. Install CLI

# Copy and run command to install the Pixie CLI
bash -c "$(curl -fsSL https://withpixie.ai/install.sh)"

3. Setup a sandbox (optional)

Set-up a local K8s environment

Start a demo-app

# View available demo apps:
px demo list
# Example: deploy Weaveworks' "sock-shop":
px demo deploy px-sock-shop
# Simulate load using the load generator:
# [note: edit command with the right ports before running]
kubectl port-forward --namespace \
px-sock-shop $(kubectl get pod --namespace px-sock-sh \
--selector="name=load-test" \
--output jsonpath='{.items[0].metadata.name}') 8080:8089

4. Deploy Pixie 🚀

# Deploy the Pixie Platform in your K8s cluster by running:
px deploy
# You have lift off! start exploring scripts:
px scripts list
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