To get started with your own Journalbeat setup, install and configure these related products:
- Elasticsearch for storing and indexing the data.
- Kibana for the UI.
- Logstash (optional) for parsing and enhancing the data.
See Get started with the Elastic Stack for more information about installing these products.
After installing the Elastic Stack, read the following topics to learn how to install, configure, and run Journalbeat. Upgrading to a new version of Journalbeat? Start by reading the Beats upgrade documentation.