Installing StackStorm

StackStorm (https://stackstorm.com) is an automation tool aimed at tying disparate tools together to provide an extremely powerful tool that can be used for CI/CD, automated remediation and countless other use cases.

This post will cover an installation of StackStorm on an Ubuntu VM.

System Specifications

OS: Ubuntu 14.04
vCPU: 4
RAM: 4 GB
HD: 40 GB

StackStorm has created an installation script for Ubuntu that automates the installation process.
https://github.com/StackStorm/st2-packages/blob/master/scripts/st2bootstrap-deb.sh

Download Installation Script

wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/StackStorm/st2-packages/master/scripts/st2bootstrap-deb.sh  

Make the script executable

chmod +x st2bootstrap-deb.sh  

Install StackStorm

sh st2bootstrap-deb.sh  

Enter a username and password for the credentials of the user for accessing the web interface.

Open a web browser to https://hostname and use the credentials supplied during the installation.

References

https://docs.stackstorm.com/install/deb.html