Framework and Library for Distributed Online Machine Learning
C++ Python



The Jubatus library is an online machine learning framework which runs in distributed environment.

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Quick Start

We officially support Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.2 or later (64-bit) and Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS (64-bit). On supported systems, you can install all components of Jubatus using binary packages.

See QuickStart for detailed description.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2 or later (64-bit)

Run the following command to register Jubatus Yum repository to the system.

// For RHEL 6
$ sudo rpm -Uvh

// For RHEL 7
$ sudo rpm -Uvh

Then install jubatus and jubatus-client package.

$ sudo yum install jubatus jubatus-client

Now Jubatus is installed in /usr/bin/juba*.

$ jubaclassifier -f /usr/share/jubatus/example/config/classifier/pa.json

Ubuntu Server (64-bit)

Write the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list.d/jubatus.list to register Jubatus Apt repository to the system.

// For Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise) - Deprecated (unsupported)
deb binary/

// For Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty)
deb binary/

// For Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial)
deb binary/

Now install jubatus package.

$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install jubatus

Now Jubatus is installed in /opt/jubatus/bin/juba*.

$ source /opt/jubatus/profile
$ jubaclassifier -f /opt/jubatus/share/jubatus/example/config/classifier/pa.json

Other Platforms

For other platforms, refer to the documentation.


LGPL 2.1

Third-party libraries included in Jubatus

Jubatus source tree includes following third-party library.

  • cmdline (under BSD 3-Clause License)

Jubatus requires jubatus_core library. jubatus_core contains Eigen and fork of pficommon. Eigen is licensed under MPL2 (partially in LGPL 2.1 or 2.1+). The fork of pficommon is licensed under New BSD License.

Update history

Update history can be found from ChangeLog or WikiPage.


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