Category archives for elasticsearch

Installing Elastic 2.0 on a clean Ubuntu 14.04 (single node)

Tested on a clean Ubuntu 14.04 image: #java 8 – includes some interactive responses on your side sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer #test it: java -version #should be: java version “1.8.XX” #fixing apt-get, installation and post service config wget -qO – | sudo apt-key add – echo “deb […]

Running Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana (ELK) as Windows Services – simple instructions

I wanted to share the “short version” I gathered for running the ELK stack as services on a windows server. I’m assuming these versions: ElasticSearch 1.4.4, LogStash 1.4.2, Kibana 4.0.0; and C:\ as the root folder for all installation (more like zip extractions..) —————————————– cd C:\elasticsearch-1.4.4\bin service.bat install —————————————– cd C:\logstash-1.4.2\bin c:\nssm-2.24\win64\nssm install logstash.bat —————————————– […]