Metabase open source

Run your own free self-hosted
instance of Metabase

Docker Image

Metabase provides an official Docker image via Dockerhub that can be used for deployments on any system that is running Docker. Here’s a one-liner that will start a container running Metabase.

docker run -d -p 3000:3000 --name metabase metabase/metabase

Running on Docker documentation

JAR file

  1. Download Metabase.
  2. Create a new directory and move the Metabase JAR into it.
  3. Change into your new Metabase directory and run the JAR.
java -jar metabase.jar

Metabase will log its progress in the terminal as it starts up. Wait until you see “Metabase Initialization Complete” and visit localhost:3000.

Running the Jar File documentation

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