Installing Insightd on Linux Servers
1. Download the Insightd installer from Metric Insights
On the Linux Server that you plan to install on, open a web browser and point it to your metric insights server. Log in as admin, and go to Admin -> Remote Data Collectors.
2. Select the data collector that you wish to download
Select the remote data collector you wish to install.
3. Download the Insightd zip file
When downloading the zip file, you might get an error message like the following that warns you that the insightd zip isn't normally downloaded. Tell the browser that you're sure you want the zip file. We promise it's not dangerous.
4. Extract the zip file and start Insightd
root@document:~# unzip remote_data_collector.zip
root@document:~# cd datacollector/bin
root@document:~# ./insightd start &
If you encounter any problems you can troubleshoot your remote data collector setup.