Installing Kibana

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Installing Kibana

This quick tutorial shows several methods of installing Kibana, the open-source data visualization tool for use with Elasticsearch for monitoring.

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Kibana is a visualization dashboard for Elasticsearch and you can choose many available charts like graphs, pie, bar, histogram, or real-time textual data and can gain meaningful analytics.


Installing Kibana Directly From tar Files

For Linux installation:

wget https://artifacts.elastic.co/downloads/kibana/kibana-6.2.3-linux-x86_64.tar.gz
shasum -a 512 kibana-6.2.3-linux-x86_64.tar.gz 
tar -xzf kibana-6.2.3-linux-x86_64.tar.gz
cd kibana-6.2.3-linux-x86_64/

For Windows installation:

//Dowload Kibana

//running kibana

Installation From Packages

Debian package installation:

// Import elatic PGP key
wget -qO - https://artifacts.elastic.co/GPG-KEY-elasticsearch | sudo apt-key add -

//install https transport module
sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https

//save repository definition
echo "deb https://artifacts.elastic.co/packages/6.x/apt stable main" | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list.d/elastic-6.x.list

//installation command
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install kibana

rpm package installation:

//Download and install public signing key
rpm --import https://artifacts.elastic.co/GPG-KEY-elasticsearch

Add the following in a new .repo file in your /etc/yum.repos.d/ directory:

name=Kibana repository for 6.x packages
//Installation command
sudo yum install kibana 
sudo dnf install kibana 
sudo zypper install kibana
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