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Install Contrail Analytics

SUMMARY Learn how to install Contrail Analytics.

Contrail Analytics integrates Contrail's telemetry exporters in the OpenShift monitoring framework to provide a unified way for you to monitor and analyze your network and network infrastructure. Information collected includes logs, metrics, status' of various components, and flows.

When you install Contrail Analytics, all analytics components are preconfigured to work with each other.


We use Helm charts to install Contrail Analytics. Install Helm 3.0 or later on the host that you're using to install Contrail Analytics.

Install Contrail Analytics in Release 22.1

Use this procedure to install Contrail Analytics in Release 22.1.

  1. Install OpenShift Logging.

    Contrail Analytics requires OpenShift Logging to be installed. For information on how to install OpenShift Logging, see

  2. Download the Contrail Analytics package. See Contrail Analytics in Manifests and Tools.
  3. Create the project and namespace for the Contrail Analytics pods.
  4. Create a secret based on your repository login credentials. We'll call this secret juniper-hub-auth in this example.
  5. Populate the image-pull-secret-values.yaml file with references to the secret you just created.
    1. Extract the image-pull-secret-values.yaml file from the Contrail Analytics package.
    2. Replace all occurrences of _SECRET_NAME_ in that file with the name of the secret you created.
  6. Extract the openshift-values.yaml file from the Contrail Analytics package. This file contains values that override some OpenShift defaults.
  7. Install the Contrail Analytics package, referencing the image-pull-secret-values.yaml and openshift-values.yaml files.
  8. Verify that the analytics components are installed and running.
  9. To uninstall Contrail Analytics: