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NATS Server (gnatsd)

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 7/17/2017.

NATS acts as a central nervous system for distributed systems such as mobile devices, IoT networks, enterprise microservices and cloud native infrastructure. Unlike traditional enterprise messaging systems, NATS provides an always on 'dial-tone'. This is the server component.

To install NATS Server (gnatsd), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install gnatsd --version

To upgrade NATS Server (gnatsd), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade gnatsd --version


  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    #  Copyright 2016 Apcera Inc. All rights reserved.
    $packageName = 'gnatsd'
    $url = ''
    $checksum = '37C8F676B246CCA1694008E685D0DCA325827A69'
    $checksumType = 'sha1'
    $url64 = ''
    $checksum64 = '07CEC0C6737621D2152EC31C4327383C87FE99E6'
    $checksumType64 = $checksumType
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                 -Url "$url" `
                                 -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                                 -Url64bit "$url64" `
                                 -Checksum "$checksum" `
                                 -ChecksumType "$checksumType" `
                                 -Checksum64 "$checksum64" `
                                 -ChecksumType64 "$checksumType64"

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Apcera
  • Inc.


Apcera, Inc.


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
NATS Server (gnatsd) 1193 Friday, December 16, 2016 approved
NATS Server (gnatsd) 1968 Monday, August 22, 2016 approved
NATS Server (gnatsd) 236 Tuesday, August 9, 2016 approved
NATS Server (gnatsd) 708 Friday, May 13, 2016 approved

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