Explore and navigate Kubernetes clusters without having to learn kubectl commands. Great for developers just getting started.
Inspect live statistics, events, and log streams in real-time. No spinners, refreshing or waiting for screens to update.
See errors and warnings on dashboard and click to see details. Click again to see logs or get a command line.
Standalone application for MacOS, Windows and Linux. 1-minute install. No need to install anything in cluster.
Lens Desktop is built on open source with vibrant community and is backed by Kubernetes and cloud native ecosystem pioneers.
Using EKS, AKS, GKE, Minikube, Rancher, k0s, k3s, OpenShift... ? They all work. Simply import the kubeconfigs for the clusters you want to work with.
Unified Catalog. Bring all your clusters, services, workloads, tools, automations, and related resources together for easy access.
Browse & Organize. Use search, filters, categories and labels to access the resources you need to work with easier than ever before.
Hotbars. The main navigation, allowing users to build their “workflows” and “automation” within the desktop application. Users can customize items in the Hotbar by assigning different labels, colors, and icons for easy recall.
Command Palette. Command Palette allows users to perform specific keyboard shortcuts to make the most common tasks easier. Improving accessibility and efficiency when working with Lens.
Built-In Visualizations. Lens integrates with Prometheus to visualize and see trends in resource usage metrics, including CPU, memory, network and disk, with the total capacity, actual usage, requests and limits. Detailed visualization is automatically generated for each k8s resource.
Smart Terminal. The smart terminal comes with kubectl and helm, automatically syncing the version of kubectl to match the currently selected K8S cluster API version. Lens will automatically assign the kubeconfig context to match the currently selected K8s cluster.
Helm Charts. Lens comes with Helm charts management allowing for the discovery and fast deployment of thousands of publicly available Helm charts and management of your own repositories. Explore installed Helm charts and their revisions and upgrade with a single click.
Extensions. Easily add Lens extensions from the community and cloud native ecosystem vendors or build your own. Lens Extensions are used to add custom functionality and services to accelerate development workflows for all the technologies that integrate with Kubernetes and other cloud-native technologies.
Latest Version: v4.2.1 (09/04/2021)