Hummingbot has been successfully tested with the following specifications:
|Operating System||Linux: Ubuntu 16.04 or later (recommended)
Windows: Windows 10 or later
|Memory/RAM||1 GB one instance +250 MB per additional instance|
|Network||A reliable internet connection is critical to keeping Hummingbot connected to exchanges.|
For new users¶
For new users, we recommending installing Hummingbot on a desktop or laptop computer in order to test it out.
Windows and macOS users can download the installer, while Linux users can install Hummingbot via Docker.
- Windows: Download Hummingbot | Installation Guide
- macOS: Download Hummingbot | Installation Guide
- Linux: Install via Docker
For experienced users and developers¶
For experienced and technical users, we recommend setting up a cloud instance and installing the Docker version or from source. This enables Hummingbot to run 24/7.
See our Cloud Server guide for how to set up a server on the top cloud platforms (AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure).
Install via Docker¶
Install from source¶
We publish a new release of Hummingbot approximately once every month.
See this article for instructions on keeping Hummingbot updated: Updating Hummingbot