Launching an Ops Manager Director Instance on AWS
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This topic describes how to deploy Ops Manager Director after deploying the CloudFormation template for Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) on Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Before beginning this procedure, ensure that you have successfully completed all of the steps in the Deploying the CloudFormation Template for PCF on AWS topic. After you complete this procedure, follow the instructions in the Configuring Ops Manager Director on AWS CloudFormation and Configuring Elastic Runtime on AWS CloudFormation topics.
In the dashboard of your AWS Console, click CloudFormation. The Stacks Dashboard displays.
Select the pcf-stack checkbox, then select the Outputs tab.
In the steps described below, use the information from the Value column of the Outputs tab to configure your PCF installation.
Log into the Pivotal Network and click on Ops Manager.
From the Releases dropdown, select the release you wish to install.
Select Pivotal Cloud Foundry Ops Manager for AWS to download the
OpsManagerx.x.xonAWSFulfillmentInstructions.pdffile. This document lists AMI IDs for Pivotal Ops Manager for specific regions.
Log in to the AWS Console. Navigate to the EC2 Dashboard.
In the left navigation panel, click AMIs.
OpsManagerx.x.xonAWSFulfillmentInstructions.pdfdocument, enter the AMI ID for your AWS region in the Public images search field. This search locates the appropriate Pivotal Ops Manager AMI for your region within public images.
Select this AMI and click Launch.
Choose m3.large for your instance type.
Click Next: Configure Instance Details.
Complete the Config Instance Details page with information from the Outputs tab in the AWS Stacks Dashboard:
- Select the Network that matches the value of PcfVpc.
- Select the Subnet that matches the value of PcfPublicSubnetId.
Set Auto-assign Public IP to Enable.
Click Next: Add Storage.
On the Add Storage page, adjust the Size (GiB) value. Pivotal recommends increasing this value to a minimum of 100 GB.
Click Next: Tag Instance.
On the Tag Instance page, add a Key
Click Next: Configure Security Group.
Select the Select an existing security group option.
Select the Security Group ID that matches the value of PcfOpsManagerSecurityGroupId located in the Outputs tab of the Stacks dashboard.
Click Review and Launch.
Review the instance launch details. Click Launch.
Use the first drop-down menu to select Choose an existing key pair. Use the second drop-down menu to select the name of your pre-existing AWS key pair.
Select the acknowledgement checkbox.
Click Launch Instances. If successful, you will see the Launch Status Page.
Click View Instances. Or alternately, navigate to Instances from the left navigation panel of the EC2 Dashboard.
AWS deploys Ops Manager. This may take a few minutes. When complete, AWS displays an Instance State of
runningand a Status Check of
passedwhen the Ops Manager deployment successfully completes.
Note: Ops Manager 1.7 security features require you to create a fully qualified domain name in order to access Ops Manager during the initial configuration.
Create a DNS entry for the IP address that you used for Ops Manager. You must use this fully qualified domain name when you log into Ops Manager in the Configure Ops Manager Director for AWS step below.
After you complete this procedure, follow the instructions in the Configuring Ops Manager Director on AWS CloudFormation and Configuring Elastic Runtime on AWS CloudFormation topics.