You can deploy Dremio on Linux through Dremio RPM installer. Please see Deployments for production deployment models.


Linux Distributions

Dremio supports the following distributions and version of Linux:

  • RHEL and CentOS 6.7+ and 7.3+
  • SLES 12 SP2+
  • Ubuntu 14.04+ (use tarball)
  • Debian 7+ (use tarball)

Java Development Kit

Dremio requires the 64-bit Java Development Kit version 1.8. You can check to see if your instance has Java installed (and which version) with this command:

java -version

You can download the latest version of Java SE here.

The Dremio UI works best with the following browsers:

  • Google Chrome 54+
  • Apple Safari 11+ (experimental)
  • Mozilla Firefox 50+
  • Microsoft Edge 14+
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11+

Install and Start Dremio

  1. Install Dremio using:
    sudo yum localinstall dremio-<VERSION>.rpm
  2. Start Dremio:
    sudo service dremio start
  3. You can now navigate to the Dremio UI at http://localhost:9047.


Optionally, when running Dremio on a single laptop/machine that may experience network or IP changes, the following line can be added to dremio.conf under /etc/dremio/ to allow Dremio to keep working:

registration.publish-host: "localhost"

Tutorials & Resources

Here are some tutorials and resources to get started.