Python Client for GKE Connect Gateway API

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GKE Connect Gateway: builds on the power of fleets to let Anthos users connect to and run commands against registered Anthos clusters in a simple, consistent, and secured way, whether the clusters are on Google Cloud, other public clouds, or on premises, and makes it easier to automate DevOps processes across all your clusters.

Quick Start

In order to use this library, you first need to go through the following steps:

  1. Select or create a Cloud Platform project.

  2. Enable billing for your project.

  3. Enable the GKE Connect Gateway API.

  4. Setup Authentication.


Install this library in a virtualenv using pip. virtualenv is a tool to create isolated Python environments. The basic problem it addresses is one of dependencies and versions, and indirectly permissions.

With virtualenv, it’s possible to install this library without needing system install permissions, and without clashing with the installed system dependencies.


pip install virtualenv
virtualenv <your-env>
source <your-env>/bin/activate
<your-env>/bin/pip install google-cloud-gke-connect-gateway


pip install virtualenv
virtualenv <your-env>
<your-env>\Scripts\pip.exe install google-cloud-gke-connect-gateway

Next Steps