Install EasyEngine on AWS Instance

Sign up For Amazon and Follow these steps

  • Launch New Instance

Click on Launch Instance to start your amazon EC2 Instance Launch.

Launch Instance

  • Select AMI (Linux Distribution Image your server will be Running on).Select Ubuntu or Debian Images as EasyEngine supports these only. Select AMI
  • Select Instance TypeHere select instance type as per your website needs server configuration. Like RAM, Storage..etc Select Instance Type Droplet
  • Configure Instance DetailsHere you should select Shutdown Behaviour as Stop Otherwise your instance will get terminated on shutdown/reboot. Configure Instance Details
  • Add StorageHere Add Storage to your instance Add Storage
  • Tag Your InstanceGive name to your instanceTag Instance
  • Configure Security GroupHere you need to specify the ports you want to keep openConfigure Security Group
  • Review your New Instance ConfigurationReview
  • Click on launch instance and download the PEM Key given by AWS.
  • Login To your serverUsing SSH you can login to your server in following way
      #Change permission of key file
      chmod 600 key.pem
      #Connect to instance
      ssh -i key.pem ubuntu@<public-ip-of-ec2>
  • Next Step is to Install EasyEngine On your Fresh Droplet