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NVIDIA Jetson Nano™ - Quick Start


This section provides Eclipse Kura™ quick installation procedures for the NVIDIA Jetson Nano™.


This quickstart will install the version of Kura with the administrative web UI and network configuration support but not CAN bus support. For more information on this please visit the Eclipse Kura download page

This quickstart has been tested using the latest Ubuntu 18.04 LTS image provided by NVIDIA here and burned on a SD card with Etcher.

The official images can be found on the Jetson Nano Developer Kit Getting Starteg Guide. Further information on the Ubuntu installation for the NVIDIA Jetson Nano™ can be found here.

Eclipse Kura™ Installation

To install Eclipse Kura with its dependencies on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano™, perform the following steps:

  1. Boot the NVIDIA Jetson Nano™ with the latest Jetson Nano Developer Kit SD Card image.

  2. Make sure your device is connected to internet. By default, eth0 lan network interface is configured in DHCP mode.

  3. Upgrade the system:

    sudo apt update
    sudo apt upgrade


    Optional: Since version 5.3.0 Kura also supports Eclipse Temurin™ as an alternative JVM. To install it you need to perform these additional steps:

    sudo apt-get install -y wget apt-transport-https gnupg
    sudo wget -O - | sudo apt-key add -
    sudo echo "deb $(awk -F= '/^VERSION_CODENAME/{print$2}' /etc/os-release) main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/adoptium.list
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install temurin-8-jdk

  4. Download the Kura package with:


    Note: replace <version> in the URL above with the version number of the latest release (e.g. 5.2.0).

  5. Install Kura with:

    sudo apt install ./kura_<version>_nvidia-jetson-nano_installer.deb

    All the required dependencies will be downloaded and installed.

  6. Reboot the NVIDIA Jetson Nano™ with:

    sudo reboot

    Kura starts on the target platform after reboot.

  7. Kura setups a local web ui that is available using a browser via:


    The browser will prompt the user to accept the connection to an endpoint with an untrusted certificate:

    Proceed trusting the source

    Once trusted the source, the user will be redirected to a login page where the default username is:


    and the default password is: