W&B Hosting Options
We recommend that you consider using the wandb.ai cloud before privately hosting a W&B server on your infrastructure. The cloud is simple and secure, with no configuration required. Click here to learn more.
There are three main ways to set up a W&B server in a production environment:
- Production Cloud: Set up a production deployment on a private cloud in just a few steps using terraform scripts provided by W&B.
- Dedicated Cloud: A managed, dedicated deployment on W&B's single-tenant infrastructure in your choice of cloud region.
- On-Prem / Bare Metal: W&B supports setting up a production server on most bare metal servers in your on-premise data centers. Quickly get started by running
wandb serverto easily start hosting W&B on your local infrastructure.
W&B server Quickstart
On any machine with Docker and Python installed, run:
pip install wandb
wandb server start
Generate a free license from the Deployer.
Add it to your local settings.
Paste the license in the
/system-admin page on your localhost