MiniKF on laptop/desktop
A production-ready, full-fledged, local Kubeflow deployment that installs in minutes.
MiniKF is a fast and easy way to get started with Kubeflow. With just a few clicks, you are up for experimentation, and for running complete Kubeflow Pipelines.
To train at scale, move to a Kubeflow cloud deployment with one click, without having to rewrite anything.
Please see the official announcement and the rationale behind MiniKF.
Join the discussion on the #minikf Slack channel, ask questions, request features, and get support for MiniKF.
To join the Kubeflow Slack workspace, please request an invite.
For a smooth experience we recommend that your system meets the following requirements:
- 12GB RAM
- 2 CPUs
- 50GB disk space
MiniKF runs on all major operating systems:
Before installing MiniKF, you need to have Vagrant and VirtualBox installed on your laptop.
Open a terminal on your laptop, create a new directory, switch into it, and run the following commands to install MiniKF:
vagrant init arrikto/minikf vagrant up
MiniKF will take a few minutes to boot. When this is done, navigate to http://10.10.10.10 and follow the on-screen instructions to start Kubeflow and Rok.
Here are step-by-step instructions for upgrading from a previous version:
- Upgrade the MiniKF box to the latest version:
vagrant box update
- Ensure you have updated to the latest version:
vagrant box list
- Upgrade the
vagrant-persistent-storageplugin to v0.0.47 or later:
vagrant plugin update vagrant-persistent-storage
- Destroy the VM:
- Remove all local state. This will remove all of your customization in MiniKF
(notebooks, pipelines, Rok snapshots):
- Re-create your VM:
End-to-end example on MiniKF
Notebooks & Kubeflow Pipelines on the new MiniKF. Run an e2e ML pipeline following this tutorial.
Here is a demo of installing MiniKF from scratch:
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