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Download IronTap

z/IRIS IronTap installation packages can be downloaded from the mainstorconcept JFrog Repository. New users should contact technical support to receive their access credentials.

wget --ask-password --user <JFROG_LOGIN>  <URL to file>

mainstorconcept GmbH and its partners licence and distribute z/IRIS. For more information about obtaining the required licences to run z/IRIS, consult your mainstorconcept representative.


Refer to Minimum Requirements before installing IronTap.

APM tools that will receive and process data from z/IRIS, should be active and running before installing and configuring IronTap.

Steps to install IronTap as a server node

  1. Create the IRONTAP_BASE_DIR folder '/opt/mainstorconcept/'.

  2. Extract the z/IRIS IronTap release zip file into the IRONTAP_BASE_DIR path.

  3. The z/IRIS IronTap files are located in the IRONTAP_INSTALL_DIR '/opt/mainstorconcept/irontap/'.

Start IronTap

  1. Change your working directory to your IRONTAP_INSTALL_DIR.

  2. Execute the launcher script ‘’.

Stop IronTap

  1. Execute the Java Virtual Machine Process Status Tool 'jps'.

  2. Invoking kill on the IronTapLauncher process will issue a graceful shutdown.

142027 IronTapLauncher

kill 142027

Installation files and directories

IronTap path



contains z/IRIS IronTap modules and dependencies.


defines settings for the application.


defines the logging behaviour of z/IRIS IronTap.

describes a launcher script for z/IRIS IronTap.

>> Configure IronTap