How to Install Graylog on Ubuntu

In this video, we will go through the process of installing Graylog on an Ubuntu server.

The process of installing Graylog on Ubuntu is relatively straightforward and can be easily completed in 1-2 hours (depending on Internet bandwidth for downloads of course 😉 ). However, there are a few steps that need to be followed carefully in order to ensure a successful installation. This video will provide a step-by-step on how to install Graylog on Ubuntu, as well as some tips on how to verify the installation and make sure that everything is working properly.

Supporting Components:

Before getting to the fun stuff like playing in the Graylog UI, there are a few things that need to be taken care of first. First, let’s cover off what you will be installing.

This install video includes the following packages:

This install video includes the following packages:

  • MongoDB 6.0.4
  • Note: The Mongo repository that includes support for libssl 3.0 is “Jammy”. Other repositories support up to libssl-1.1. Which will require a downgrade for libssl1.1_1.1.1f-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb.
  • OpenSearch 2.5 (.deb) install
  • Graylog 5.x


For the printable installation guide please go to Ubuntu Installation.

Until next time, Happy logging!