Kubernetes operations or kops, for short, is the production grade Kubernetes installation, upgrades, and management tool. It's a command-line utility that helps you create, destroy, upgrade, and maintain highly available Kubernetes clusters on AWS. AWS is officially supported by the tool. You can find the kops releases on GitHub: https://github.com/kubernetes/kops/releases
To install on either macOS or Linux, you will just need to download the binary, change the permission to executable and you are done. To download, execute, for example:
$ wget \ https://github.com/kubernetes/kops/releases/download/1.6.1/kops-darwin-amd64$ chmod +x kops-darwin-amd64 $ mv kops-darwin-amd64 /usr/local/bin/kops
Alternatively, if you are using Linux, execute ...