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Running ChRIS

Running ChRIS is easy. We support Podman and Docker via zero-config, "one-click installations" for local quickstart demos and testing. In production, we provide Helm charts for creating a secure instance of ChRIS in Kubernetes or OpenShift.

To run ChRIS in development mode, see


chrisomatic is a tool for setting up a deployment of ChRIS with users and plugins. This is useful for demo and testing purposes.

Podman and Docker provide the configuration file chrisomatic.yml and instructions on how to run chrisomatic. For the most part, chrisomatic.yml should be intuitive to figure out. More in-depth documentation can be found in its repository: