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Jitsu is an open source high-performance data collection service. It can:

  • Capture events your application generates and stream to Data Warehouse;
  • Pull data from APIs and save it to Data Warehouse

Read more about our features and check out the platform overview!

Quick Start

Two easiest ways to start Jitsu are Heroku deployment and local docker-compose.

1-click Heroku deploy

It may take up to 5 minutes for Heroku to install environment. After that you can visit <your_app_name>

Docker Compose

Start Jitsu using docker-compose:

git clone
cd jitsu

Add permission for writing log files:

#Ubuntu/Mac OS
chmod -R 777 compose-data/

For running latest version use:

docker-compose up

Note: latest image will be downloaded and started.

Visit http://localhost:8000/configurator after the build is complete.

To learn more check out Jitsu deployment documentation:

Also, we maintain a Jitsu.Cloud — a hosted version of Jitsu. Jitsu.Cloud is free for up to 250,000 events per month. Each project comes with demo PostgresSQL Database (up 10,000 records).


Please see our extensive documentation here. Key sections include:

  • Deployment - Getting Jitsu running on Heroku, Docker, and building from source.
  • Configuration - How to modify Jitsu Server's yaml file.
  • Geo Data - Configuring data enrichment with MaxMind.
  • Scaling - How to setup a distributed deployment of Jitsu.

Reporting Bugs and Contributing Code