Axibase Collector Installation

Quick Start

For a quick installation of pre-integrated Axibase Collector and ATSD instances in a single Docker container, refer to the ATSD Sandbox guide.

Install Java 8 JDK

OpenJDK on Ubuntu or Debian

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jdk


sudo yum install java-1.8.0-openjdk-devel

Oracle JDK

Download Java 8 JDK from the Oracle web site.

sudo rpm -i jdk-8u131-linux-x64.rpm

Verify Java Installation

Verify that the java command displays version 1.8.x.

java -version


Download Axibase Collector archive.

Replace ${VERSION} placeholder in the command below with the specific version number, for example 19111. Extract the archive.

tar xvf axibase-collector-v${VERSION}.tar.gz

Check Ports

Check that port 9443 is available. If the port is available, output of this command is blank.

sudo netstat -tulnp | grep "9443"

If port 9443 is taken by another processes, open the script and set a custom port:

nano ./axibase-collector/bin/

Start Collector


Collector initialization takes up to five minutes.

Check Installation

Check Collector log files for the message FrameworkServlet 'dispatcher': initialization completed.

tail -f ./axibase-collector/logs/axibase-collector.log


Open https://hostname:9443 in your browser and configure an administrator account.

Setup ATSD Connection

Configure Axibase Collector to send data into an ATSD instance.

Stopping Axibase Collector

Stop Axibase Collector: