Setup GeoNetwork


GeoNetwork package should be build using the Maven es profile in order to be able to configure the search/content statistics to use ElasticSearch/Kibana:

$ mvn clean install -Penv-prod,es

If you’re using a development environment, can use the following command from the Geonetwork sources folder:

$ cd GN_SOURCES/web
$ mvn jetty:run -Penv-dev,es

To setup the search/content statistics in GeoNetwork, do the following steps:


The first time you’re prompted to select the Kibana default index. Select .dashboards:


and set as default to get it working.

  • Reload the page and check the dashboards.


Content statistics/validation

Content and validation status statistics are available also from to Statistics and status in http://localhost:8080/geonetwork/srv/eng/admin.console#/dashboard, but require to index manually the content in ElasticSearch. This will be improved in future versions.