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Welcome to Cilium's documentation!
The documentation is divided into the following sections:
- :ref:`gs_guide`: Provides a simple tutorial for running a small Cilium setup on your laptop. Intended as an easy way to get your hands dirty applying Cilium security policies between containers.
- :ref:`concepts`: Describes the components of Cilium, and the different models for deploying Cilium. Provides the high-level understanding required to run a full Cilium deployment and understand its behavior.
- :ref:`gs_install` : Details instructions for installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Cilium in different deployment modes.
- :ref:`network_policy` : Detailed walkthrough of the policy language structure and the supported formats.
- :ref:`metrics` : Instructions for configuring metrics collection from Cilium.
- :ref:`admin_guide` : Describes how to troubleshoot Cilium in different deployment modes.
- :ref:`bpf_guide` : Provides a technical deep dive of eBPF and XDP technology, primarily focused at developers.
- :ref:`api_ref` : Details the Cilium agent API for interacting with a local Cilium instance.
- :ref:`dev_guide` : Gives background to those looking to develop and contribute modifications to the Cilium code or documentation.
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 2 :caption: Getting Started intro gettingstarted/index concepts/index gettinghelp
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 2 :caption: Operations install/system_requirements install/upgrade policy/index configuration/metrics troubleshooting
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 2 :caption: Community community
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 3 :caption: For Developers contributing/development/index contributing/release/index contributing/testing/index bpf api hubble
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 2 :caption: Reference cheatsheet cmdref/index kvstore further_reading glossary