kibana installation

  • 1. Download

    Download Kibana 3.1.0
    zip tar.gz

    Also available in the Github repository

  • 2. Setup

    1. Extract your archive
    2. Open config.js in an editor
    3. Set the elasticsearch parameter to the fully qualified hostname of your Elasticsearch server*
    4. Copy the contents of the extracted directory to your webserver
  • 3. Awesome

    1. Point your browser at your shiny new installation
    2. Read the helpful getting started guide with which you are presented.

still have questions? SEE KIBANA SUPPORT

NOTE: Kibana 3 talks directly to Elasticsearch from the browser. This means that your browser communicates directly with Elasticsearch, not via an intermediary. You may wish to configure a reverse proxy to restrict access to Elasticsearch.