Download Elastic Cloud on Kubernetes

Release date:
September 22, 2021

This distribution is governed by the Elastic License, and includes the full set of free features.

View the release highlights here and the detailed release notes here.

Installation steps


For a first install, run the following commands:

If you are upgrading your existing ECK deployment, refer to the upgrade notes.

These steps are only valid for Kubernetes 1.17 onward or OpenShift 4.3 and later. For a list of supported Kubernetes versions, refer to the support matrix.


Start deploying Elasticsearch, Kibana, APM Server, Elastic Maps Service, Enterprise Search, Agent, and Beats.

Make sure to visit the quickstart for the latest up-to-date information.