X-Pack (RC)

Extend What's Possible with the Elastic Stack

X-Pack consists of features that integrate across the Elastic Stack, including security, alerting, monitoring, graph analysis, and automated reporting for your Elasticsearch data.

X-Pack 5.0.0-rc1 is only compatible with the 5.0.0-rc1 release of the Elastic Stack.

We also advise that you do not run release candidate software in production.

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Step 1: Install X-Pack into Elasticsearch bin/elasticsearch-plugin install x-pack
Step 2: Start Elasticsearch bin/elasticsearch
Step 3: Install X-Pack into Kibana bin/kibana-plugin install x-pack
Step 4: Start Kibana bin/kibana
Step 5: Use Kibana http://localhost:5601/
log in as the built-in elastic user with the password changeme.

DEB/RPM Install Instructions | Offline Install Instructions

The latest GA releases of security, alerting, monitoring, and Graph are also available for Elasticsearch 2.x, Kibana 4.x, and Logstash 2.x.


Dive into the X-Pack documentation.

Questions? Suggestions? Share your thoughts in our community forum.


Have questions about purchasing, setup assistance, or X-Pack in general? Fantastic. We love a good query. Contact us to get help.

X-Pack will be part of our Development, Gold, and Platinum subscriptions for existing and future Elastic customers at no additional cost.