How to Setup FileCatalyst Direct on Amazon EC2
Posted by Aly Essa, Last modified by Aly Essa on 04 June 2020 08:27 AM
The FileCatalyst Suite of products can leverage cloud resources supplied by Amazon AWS. Using EC2 Instances, users are able to create and deploy our software on many different versions of Windows and Linux Operating Systems. You will need to consult Amazon AWS for their Cloud Services Pricing.
The products in the FileCatalyst Direct Suite can be downloaded directly from our Download Page. To access the page, you will need credentials which can be obtained from your FileCatalyst Sales Representative or the FileCatalyst Support Team. The FileCatalyst Direct Download Page can be accessed through this link: http://filecatalyst.software/fc-direct-download.html
The following guide will walk you through the basic setup of an AWS EC2 Instance, the configuration of security and network groups and the deployment of FileCatalyst Direct.
FileCatalyst Direct Suite v3.6 and later.
Amazon AWS EC2 Instances.
Use the following steps to ensure that you have full connectivity in and out of your EC2 Instance. The following steps may redirect you to other guides, please complete them in the order they appear in this section.
Some of the links below will require credentials to access the respective material. If you do not have these credentials please contact your FileCatalyst Sales Representative or the FileCatalyst Support Team.
In the External File Systems document, there is a list of limitations when using Cloud Storage (S3 buckets) which are imposed by Amazon. You can view them here: http://filecatalyst.software/download/filesFCDirect/current/documentation/server/efs.html#implementationNotes