If you are upgrading from a previous version, we highly suggest to read the UPGRADE document.
Version 6.3.0
Released 2016-10-05

Packages for popular Linux distributions

RPMs for Red Hat Enterprise Linux
See the FAQ to learn how to install using Yum
Debian Packages Debian 7 Debian 8
See the FAQ to learn how to install using apt-get


The ZEN (Zero Effort NAC) edition of PacketFence allows you to rapidly get PacketFence running in your network environment. It consists of a fully installed and preconfigured version of PacketFence.

Virtual Appliance (OVF)
Version 6.3.0 / Released October 6th 2016

Live PacketFence System

It's now very easy to simply boot the PacketFence "Live CD" appliance on a USB stick (or CD), go over the Web-based configuration and have a PacketFence PoC or deployment running in a matter of minutes! Everything will be running from the USB key so no need to install anything on existing laptops, servers or desktop computers to showcase or test PacketFence.

Version 6.3.0 / Released October 6th 2016
You need a USB key of 4GB or more to test it.
Read the instructions to write the image to a USB key.