The following sections detail how to set up a new instance of NetBox:

  1. PostgreSQL database
  2. Redis
  3. NetBox components
  4. HTTP daemon
  5. LDAP authentication (optional)

Below is a simplified overview of the NetBox application stack for reference:

NetBox UI as seen by a non-authenticated user


If you are upgrading from an existing installation, please consult the upgrading guide.

Netbox v2.5.9 and later moved to using systemd instead of supervisord. Please see the instructions for migrating to systemd if you are still using supervisord.