Installation: APT

Supported Versions

  • Ubuntu 16.04
  • Debian 8.x/9.x


  • Minimum RAM: 2 GB
  • See Requirements for additional information.

Installation Steps

Add backports repository

Required only for Debian 8.x (jessie).

sudo sh -c 'echo deb jessie-backports main >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/backports.list'

Update Repositories

sudo apt-get update

Add ATSD Repository

Add repository

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// \
--recv-keys 26AEE425A57967CFB323846008796A6514F3CB79
sudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64] ./" \
>> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/axibase.list'

Update Repositories and Install ATSD

Install ATSD.

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install atsd

On Debian 8.x (jessie)

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get -t jessie-backports install atsd

It can take up to 5 minutes to initialize the database.

Check Installation

tail -f /opt/atsd/atsd/logs/start.log

Watch for ATSD start completed message at the end of the start.log.

Web interface is now accessible on port 8443 (HTTPS).



Post-installation Steps