Ambar is a complex system which has a lot of dependencies. Installation of Ambar is straightforward, but you need to have an expertise in Unix systems. Before installation, please check Minimal System Requirements to be sure that Ambar will run smoothly.
There are several options to install Ambar:
- Using Prebuilt Docker Images of Ambar
- Build Ambar from source code
Pros and cons of each option read below
Using Prebuilt Docker images of Ambar
This is the best option for users who have an expertise in Unix systems. Using this option you can configure Ambar to index large volumes of data (>1TB) smoothly. Prebuilt Docker Images of Ambar you can purchase on Pricing page.
Build Ambar from source code
If you're Unix expert and want to get Ambar free, you can build it up from source code. The brief instruction on how to build Ambar from scratch available on GitHub