Civo Cloud

Civo was born when our small team first came together to create an OpenStack-based cloud for a shared hosting provider. Read their story here:

In 2019 we went all in and took Civo in a new direction, launching the world’s first k3s-powered, managed Kubernetes service into beta.

As easy as can be, K3ai works perfectly on Civo. Here it is the simplest guide ever to run k3ai on Civo - three steps and your k3ai is ready!

Installing k3ai on Civo

Ready? It requires less than 5 minutes!

You'll need an account on To do so simply register on Civo here:****


All you have to do is simply type:

k3ai init --cloud civo

Wait for the instance to finish the deployment

k3s deployment

Step 2

Download the kubeconfig file, move it to your preferred location, and set your environment to use it:

kubectl config --kubeconfig="civo-k3ai-kubeconfig"

Step 3

One last thing and then we're done:

k3ai apply <your favorite plugin>

enjoy your k3ai on****