Kibana is a free open-source analytics and visualization tool. You can install and configure Kibana to access the CloudBees Analytics Elasticsearch instance. This section shows how to configure Kibana for this purpose.
Configuring the Kibana Server
Install the Kibana server.
This must be the same version as the Elasticsearch version used by CloudBees Analytics. For download and installation details, see https://www.elastic.co.
This file is typically in the
/etc/kibanadirectory if Kibana was installed via a repository or in the
/opt/kibana/configdirectory if extracted from a
elasticsearch.urlproperty to point to the Elasticsearch service on the machine where CloudBees Analytics is installed.
Use the port number configured for Elasticsearch (port 9200 by default) in the URL. For example:
Use the user name
kibanauserand the password (
changemeby default) that you configured for the reporting user during CloudBees Analytics installation. For example:
Disable the certificate validation.
To do so, set the
elasticsearch.ssl.verificationModeproperty as follows:
(Optional) Specify the IP address that the Kibana server should listen to.
If the Kibana server should listen to all IPv4 addresses, set it to
Verifying the Kibana Server Configuration
Start the Kibana server.
Browse to the Kibana web application.
In the URL, use the machine where Kibana is running and the port number (5601 by default). For example, enter
Log into the Kibana web application to verify that you can access the CloudBees Analytics data.
Log in as
kibanuser, and enter the password specified during CloudBees Analytics installation.