Version v1.8 of the documentation is for the Talos version being developed. For the latest stable version of Talos, see the latest version.

Bare Metal Platforms

Installation of Talos Linux on various bare-metal platforms.

Digital Rebar

In this guide we will create an Kubernetes cluster with 1 worker node, and 2 controlplane nodes using an existing digital rebar deployment.

Equinix Metal

Creating Talos clusters with Equinix Metal.


Booting Talos on bare-metal with ISO.


In this guide we will create an HA Kubernetes cluster with 3 worker nodes using an existing load balancer and matchbox deployment.

Network Configuration

In this guide we will describe how network can be configured on bare-metal platforms.


Booting Talos over the network on bare-metal with PXE.


Booting Talos in SecureBoot mode on UEFI platforms.