Quick Start - Ubuntu 16.04 on ARMv8

To get started, install the OpsDash Smart Agent in any of the following ways:

Install the agent from a package

1) Download the OpsDash smart agent  .deb package:

wget https://packages.rapidloop.com/downloads/opsdash-smart-agent_1.5_arm64.deb

2) Install the package

sudo dpkg -i opsdash-smart-agent_1.5_arm64.deb

3) Go to  https://app.opsdash.com/account and copy your API key.

4) Edit the agent configuration and put in the API key:

sudo vim /etc/opsdash/agent.cfg

5) Start the agent:

sudo service opsdash-agent start

6) Go to  https://app.opsdash.com/sources to see your server has appeared there. The agent's log file is at /var/log/opsdash/agent.log in case you need to troubleshoot.


Install the agent from a tarball

1) Download the OpsDash smart agent  .tar.gz tarball:

wget https://packages.rapidloop.com/downloads/opsdash-smart-agent-1.5.arm64.tar.gz

2) Unpack the tarball

tar xvf opsdash-smart-agent-1.4.arm64.tar.gz

3) Go to  https://app.opsdash.com/account and copy your API key.

4) Edit the agent configuration and put in the API key:

vim opsdash-smart-agent-1.5-arm64/etc/opsdash/agent.cfg

5) Start the agent (runs in the foreground):

cd opsdash-smart-agent-1.5-arm64
usr/sbin/opsdash-agent -f

6) Go to  https://app.opsdash.com/sources to see your server has appeared there. The agent's log file is at opsdash-smart-agent-1.5-arm64/var/log/opsdash/agent.log in case you need to troubleshoot.