# Amazon Linux

This section will guide you on installing and starting EMQX on the Amazon Linux system.

# Install EMQX with tag.gz

  1. To download emqx-5.0.14-amzn2-arm64.tar.gz (opens new window), run:
wget https://www.emqx.com/downloads/broker/v5.0.14/emqx-5.0.14-amzn2-arm64.tar.gz
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  1. To unzip the package, run:
mkdir -p emqx && tar -zxvf emqx-5.0.14-amzn2-arm64.tar.gz -C emqx
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  1. To start EMQX, run:
cd emqx && ./bin/emqx start
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