Install Vector using APT

Advanced Package Tool, or APT, is a free package manager that handles the installation and removal of software on Debian, Ubuntu, and other Linux distributions.

Our APT repositories are provided by Datadog. This page covers installing and managing Vector through the APT package repository.

Supported architectures

  • x86_64
  • ARM64
  • ARMv7


First, add the Vector repo:

bash -c "$(curl -L"

Then you can install the vector package:

sudo apt-get install vector

Other actions

sudo apt remove vector
sudo apt-get upgrade vector