Netify for ClearOS


On ClearOS, Netify should only be installed on systems running as an Internet gateway. Since Netify is designed to provide network intelligence for your whole network, installing Netify on a standalone ClearOS system is neither useful nor supported.
Netify on Firewalls and Routers



You can install Netify directly from the ClearOS Marketplace. In the ClearOS web-based interface, click on the Marketplace heading after logging in. Scroll through the app until you find Netify or enter Netify in the search filter. Click on Select for Install and click on the Download and Install button as you would install any other app in the Marketplace.

Command Line

If you prefer the Linux command line, you can run the following to install Netify:

yum --enablerepo=clearos-contribs install app-netify
netifyd --enable-sink
systemctl start netifyd
systemctl enable netifyd
netifyd -p


Once the Netify app is installed, use the ClearOS web-based administration tool and navigate to:

Cloud Services Netify Agent

On the Netify app page, you will see the Provision Code along with provision status. Follow the provided action button to provision your Netify Agent:

ClearOS Netify Provision

You can follow the links to create a Netify account if you do not already have one. The online account system will then provide a wizard to guide you through the provisioning process. Once complete, network metadata and analysis will start to be available in under a minute.

What is ClearOS

ClearOS is an open-source, Linux-based operating system (OS) that is designed from the ground up to be extensible. The OS provides any combination of network, gateway and server functionality to small/medium sized businesses, non-profit organizations, education/government and distributed enterprises.

ClearOS makes an ideal gateway. the ClearOS 7 Marketplace. If you have or are thinking of using ClearOS as your gateway to the Internet, you can be up and running in under 5 minutes! More information on ClearOS