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Jitsu is an open-source Segment alternative. Fully-scriptable data ingestion engine for modern data teams. Set-up a real-time data pipeline in minutes, not days


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What is Jitsu?

Jitsu is a tool for collecting event data from your websites, apps and stream them to your data warehouse or other services. It is a self-hosted, open-source alternative to Segment.

Quick start

1. Install Jitsu

Docker Compose

The fastest way to install jitsu is docker compose:

# Clone the repository
git clone --depth 1
cd jitsu/docker
# Copy .env.example to .env, see instructions at
cp .env.example .env

Deploy at scale

For productions deployments, read this guide

Jitsu Cloud

Cloud version is available at It's free up to 200k events per month, and comes with a FREE ClickHouse instance

2. Configure Jitsu

3. Send events

Send events. Multiple SDKs are available:

🚚 Bulker

Jitsu is based on Bulker, an open-source data warehouse ingestion engine. Bulker can be used as a standalone tool, if you're comfortable working with low-level APIs.


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