The Cluster Observability Operator is a Technology Preview feature only. Technology Preview features are not supported with Red Hat production service level agreements (SLAs) and might not be functionally complete. Red Hat does not recommend using them in production. These features provide early access to upcoming product features, enabling customers to test functionality and provide feedback during the development process.

For more information about the support scope of Red Hat Technology Preview features, see Technology Preview Features Support Scope.

As a cluster administrator, you can install the Cluster Observability Operator (COO) from OperatorHub by using the OpenShift Container Platform web console or CLI. OperatorHub is a user interface that works in conjunction with Operator Lifecycle Manager (OLM), which installs and manages Operators on a cluster.

To install the COO using OperatorHub, follow the procedure described in Adding Operators to a cluster.

Uninstalling the Cluster Observability Operator using the web console

If you have installed the Cluster Observability Operator (COO) by using OperatorHub, you can uninstall it in the OpenShift Container Platform web console.

  • You have access to the cluster as a user with the cluster-admin cluster role.

  • You have logged in to the OpenShift Container Platform web console.

  1. Go to OperatorsInstalled Operators.

  2. Locate the Cluster Observability Operator entry in the list.

  3. Click kebab for this entry and select Uninstall Operator.