How To Deploy Turbonomic On AWS using CloudFormation

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Overview

This guide provides instruction on deploying a Turbonomic Instance on the AWS Marketplace using the CloudFormation template for configuration. 

 

Requirements

  • Access to your AWS Account
  • Valid Turbonomic license
  • Download the Turbonomic CloudFormation Template attached to this article.

    You must modify at least the "BucketName" variable in this template to a globally-unique value. For a more in-depth explanation of the script, please see "Installing on AWS using the CloudFormation Template" in the Installation Guide located here.

 

Steps

  1. Access the AWS Console (https://console.aws.amazon.com) and log in.
  2. Click on Services -> CloudFormation -> Create Stack.
  3. Select "Upload a template" and choose your modified template. Click Next.
    AMI Installation - Select Template
  4. Enter the stack name, instance size, and select the VPC used. Click Next.
    AMI Installation - Stack, size, VPC
  5. Enter the following Key-Value pair, which will enable Turbonomic to make periodic backups of your data. Click Next.
  6. Review your decisions. If you are satisfied, click "Create".
  7. Your Turbonomic instance will begin building. 
  8. Once complete, navigate to the instance using HTTPS, and follow the on-screen prompts to begin setup.
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