# CLI Utility
The Fairwinds Insights CLI (opens new window) is a command-line tool for interacting with the Fairwinds Insights API. In particular, it makes it easy to manage policy-as-code, keeping your Insights policies synced to a Git repository.
# Homebrew Tap
brew install FairwindsOps/tap/insights
Install the binary from our releases (opens new window) page.
To start using the Insights CLI, you'll need to retrieve your admin token from your organization's settings page at insights.fairwinds.com/orgs
Set that token in your environment with
You'll also need to specify the
--organization flag when running the CLI,
passing in the name of your organization. Alternatively, you can use the
fairwinds-insights.yaml configuration file (below)
You can set up a YAML file containing details for the CLI, including your organization name and hostname (for self-hosted deployments)
options: organization: acme-co hostname: https://example.com
By default, the CLI will look for this file at
./fairwinds-insights.yaml, but its
location can be configured by passing in the
--config <filename> flag.