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 https://artifacts.elastic.co/downloads/kibana/kibana-6.2.3-windows-x86_64.zip //running kibana /bin/kibana.bat
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
[kibana-6.x] name=Kibana repository for 6.x packages baseurl=https://artifacts.elastic.co/packages/6.x/yum gpgcheck=1 gpgkey=https://artifacts.elastic.co/GPG-KEY-elasticsearch enabled=1 autorefresh=1 type=rpm-md
//Installation command sudo yum install kibana sudo dnf install kibana sudo zypper install kibana
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