This section describes how to install VeloCloud Orchestrator on AWS.

Minimum Instance Requirements

See the first section of the VeloCloud Orchestrator Installation, titled Instance Requirements, and select an AWS instance type matching these requirements. Both CPU and Memory requirements must be satisfied. Example: use c4.2xlarge or larger; r4.2xlarge or larger

Request an AMI Image

Request an AMI ID from VeloCloud. It will be shared with the customer account. Have an Amazon AWS account ID ready when requesting AMI access.

Installation

  1. Launch the EC2 instance in AWS cloud.

    Example: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/efs/latest/ug/gs-step-one-create-ec2-resources.html

  2. Configure the security group to allow inbound HTTP (TCP/80) as well as HTTPS (TCP/443).
  3. After the instance is launched, point the web browser to the Operator login URL:

    https://<name>/operator