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Getting Started Guides
This document serves as the easiest introduction to using Cilium. If you are new to Cilium it is recommended to read the :ref:`intro` section first to learn about the basic concepts and motivation.
The following guides which each takes an estimated time of 10-15 minutes to complete will help you to get started in your area of choice:
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 1 :glob: minikube istio kafka grpc elasticsearch cassandra mesos docker
The best way to get help if you get stuck is to ask a question on the Cilium Slack channel. With Cilium contributors across the globe, there is almost always someone available to help.