Tetrate Istio Subscription

Enterprise Istio support from creators of Istio

Now deployable as Amazon EKS add-on

The quickest way to deploy Istio

The lifecycle management CLI tool that ensures the use of trusted versions of Istio

  • Vetted Istio for EKS, AKS, GKE
  • Get free FIPS-compliant version
  • Validate Istio configurations with built-in tools
  • Additional integration points with cloud providers
  • Seamlessly switch between multiple istioctl versions
  • Create certs using your cloud provider Certificate Management Systems

Tetrate Istio is designed to run in across environments










Validated cloud providers

We run a series of tests to ensure the upstream Istio distro works well on the underlying Kubernetes platform. Tetrate certified Istio distro has been tested against the following Kubernetes distros:

  • EKS: 1.18-1.23
  • GKE: 1.18-1.23
  • AKS: 1.18-1.23


Supported Istio versions

All Istio releases are supported for at least 14 months from release date. Currently supported releases are 1.17, 1.16, 1.15, 1.14, 1.13, 1.12, 1.11 and 1.10.

There are additional Istio distributions and istioctl binaries for Linux, macOS, and Windows available on the Tetrate Istio Distro download page.

What’s included with TIS

All Istio releases are supported for 14 months from release date.

Tetrate Istio Experts

Access to
Istio experts

Tetrate is a top contributor to Istio and Envoy projects. Our engineers are core contributors and maintainers of these projects. These domain experts will work closely with you to help you with your app networking strategy.

Tetrate Priority Support

Peace of mind with
24/7 priority support

Get service and support from the people who know Istio best. Lean on our support team and ensure your teams are set up for success with our team guiding you every step of the way.

Enterprise Architecture

Validate your enterprise architecture

Enterprise architecture can get complicated. Our experts will do a complimentary run-through of your architecture, validate your App SCORTM and make recommendations where needed.

Istio success stories

Companies that have had success with Tetrate and Istio


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Tetrate Academy

Certified Istio Administrator

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Learn, practice & get recognized as a Certified Istio Administrator. Master the internals of Istio, straight from the creators of Istio and get certified.

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Case Study

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