Google Cloud Container for PHP

Idiomatic PHP client for Google Cloud Container.

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NOTE: This repository is part of Google Cloud PHP. Any support requests, bug reports, or development contributions should be directed to that project.

Kubernetes Engine is a managed, production-ready environment for deploying containerized applications. It brings our latest innovations in developer productivity, resource efficiency, automated operations, and open source flexibility to accelerate your time to market.


To begin, install the preferred dependency manager for PHP, Composer.

Now install this component:

$ composer require google/cloud-container

This component supports both REST over HTTP/1.1 and gRPC. In order to take advantage of the benefits offered by gRPC (such as streaming methods) please see our gRPC installation guide.


Please see our Authentication guide for more information on authenticating your client. Once authenticated, you'll be ready to start making requests.


require 'vendor/autoload.php';

use Google\Cloud\Container\V1\ClusterManagerClient;

$clusterManagerClient = new ClusterManagerClient();

$projectId = '[MY-PROJECT-ID]';
$zone = 'us-central1-a';

try {
    $clusters = $clusterManagerClient->listClusters($projectId, $zone);
    foreach ($clusters->getClusters() as $cluster) {
        print('Cluster: ' . $cluster->getName() . PHP_EOL);
} finally {


This component is considered GA (generally available). As such, it will not introduce backwards-incompatible changes in any minor or patch releases. We will address issues and requests with the highest priority.

Next Steps

Take a look at and understand the official documentation.