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OVERVIEW Every instance that is deployed on Amazon EC2 must have Firewall and specific ports configured. By default, most of the ports that are needed are not open for TCP or UDP connections. The FileCatalyst Server, FileCatalyst Workflow, and FileCatalyst Webmail deployments all need to have their respective ports opened for connectivity and data transfer. This article will walk you through a typical security group setup for an Amazon EC2 instance. The default ports for FileCatalyst Direc...
OVERVIEW Azure is Microsoft's Cloud Platform that enables applications to be deployed across a high availability Internet-hosted environment. To deploy a FileCatalyst application, the proper ports must be opened and accessible to your Azure environment. This article will discuss the ports that need to be opened and how to open these ports using a scripted method. As of the writing of this article, Azure only allows a total of 150 ports to be opened for any deployment. This is extremely impor...
OVERVIEW ENVIRONMENT Ubuntu 14.04 on AWS EC2. FileCatalyst Direct Server v3.7.1 Build 121 and newer. Deployment Guide From the AWS Marketplace [https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace] search for FileCatalyst and from the results select “FILECATALYST DIRECT SERVER HOURLY BILLING”. * To create and launch an instance click on CONTINUE TO SUBSCRIBE. You will need to have an AWS Account to continue. Use the 1-CLICK LAUNCH option to begin your deployment. It is fairly easy to setup and most ...
OVERVIEW 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 Sale...
LAUNCHING FILECATALYST SERVER FROM THE AWS MARKETPLACE. Visit the FileCatalyst Direct Server link: https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B00EPNJGQC/ [https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B00EPNJGQC/] Click Continue to proceed to launch an instance.  You have 2 options here. The one we are going to describe is the "1-Click Launch". The other one is the "Launch with EC2 Console" which takes you to the EC2 Console page where you can customize your instance.  USING THE 1-CLICK LAUNCH Revi...
GETTING STARTED WITH FILECATALYST DIRECT SERVER ON MICROSOFT AZURE Once you start up the instance on Azure, you will need to perform the following steps.  1. SSH into the linux using the username ubuntu and either the password or SSH Key 2. Sudo to root user  sudo -i 3. cd into the /opt/utechsoft/server folder cd /opt/utechsoft/server 4. Once you are in, you will need to stop the FileCatalyst Server service if it is running.  service fcserver stop 5. (Optional) The default admin pa...
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