# 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.
# Go Get
go get -u github.com/fairwindsops/insights-cli/cmd/insights
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
options: organization: acme-co
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.