Installing Elasticsearch

Elasticsearch is provided in the following package formats:

zip/tar.gz

The zip and tar.gz packages are suitable for installation on any system and are the easiest choice for getting started with Elasticsearch.

Install Elasticsearch with .zip or .tar.gz or Install Elasticsearch on Windows

deb

The deb package is suitable for Debian, Ubuntu, and other Debian-based systems. Debian packages may be downloaded from the Elasticsearch website or from our Debian repository.

Install Elasticsearch with Debian Package

rpm

The rpm package is suitable for installation on Red Hat, Centos, SLES, OpenSuSE and other RPM-based systems. RPMs may be downloaded from the Elasticsearch website or from our RPM repository.

Install Elasticsearch with RPM

docker

An image is available for running Elasticsearch as a Docker container. It ships with X-Pack pre-installed and may be downloaded from the Elastic Docker Registry.

Install Elasticsearch with Docker

Configuration Management Tools

We also provide the following configuration management tools to help with large deployments: