WORDPRESS IN THEAMAZON EC2 CLOUDSouthern California WordPress Meetup, May 21st,2013Belsien Thomas, @belsienhttp://wppowerg...
WHO AM I? I’m Belsien Thomas (@belsien), building websites with PHP,JAVA, and various programming languages for over 12+ ...
TOPICS COVEREDWhy EC2?Advantages/DisadvantagesWhat is Bitnami?AWS Marketplace 1-Click InstallersCustomize the default setup
WHY RUN ON EC2• Micro instance is free for 1st year, after that basic costs~$15/month (depending on # of services)Cost Eff...
ADVANTAGESCreate an unlimited number of websites, norestrictions on WordPress instancesSame world class infrastructure a...
DISADVANTAGESNo Cpanel, Plesk style software, need to getcomfortable using Virtual Console or RemoteDesktopTakes some le...
WHAT IS BITNAMI?Preconfigured virtual server with entire stackLAMP stack setupPopular Linux flavors: Ubuntu 64-bit, Red ...
AWS MARKETPLACE – 1-CLICKINSTALLERS!
BITNAMI LAUNCH WIZARD
AMAZON TERMINOLOGY “Elastic IP” = Static IP By default amazon instances startup with a “Public IP” , not guaranteed to b...
OVERVIEW OF INSTALLATIONSTEPS1. Setup aAWS Account2. Create akeypair toconnect toserver3. Install 1-clickBitnamiinstaller ...
BITNAMI SERVER DEFAULT ACCOUNTS SSH User: User: bitnami Pass: bitnami MySQL User: root Pass: bitnami WP Admin: Use...
LETS DO THIS LIVE!!
ENABLE REMOTE ACCESS TOPHPMYADMIN Ready to go but only accessible locally for extra security! Reference See: http://bitn...
MOVE WORDPRESS URL UP TO ROOT(/)Bitnami comes with a built in migration toolsudo /opt/bitnami/apps/wordpress/updateip --ap...
THANKS!Find more guides and videos onlineat:http://wppowerguide.comhttp://buildyourwpsite.comTwitter: @belsien
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  1. 1. WORDPRESS IN THEAMAZON EC2 CLOUDSouthern California WordPress Meetup, May 21st,2013Belsien Thomas, @belsienhttp://wppowerguide.com
  2. 2. WHO AM I? I’m Belsien Thomas (@belsien), building websites with PHP,JAVA, and various programming languages for over 12+ years.Worked with WordPresss since 2006 (version 2.0). Spoken atWordCamp LA. Run a WordPress blog http://wppowerguide.com has guides andtips on how to utilize WordPress as a CMS in powerful ways,other than just a blog. Built free video guided tutorial at http://buildyourwpsite.com , willbe putting up more free tutorials soon. Check out these two sites.
  3. 3. TOPICS COVEREDWhy EC2?Advantages/DisadvantagesWhat is Bitnami?AWS Marketplace 1-Click InstallersCustomize the default setup
  4. 4. WHY RUN ON EC2• Micro instance is free for 1st year, after that basic costs~$15/month (depending on # of services)Cost Effective• Micro instance has 613MB, more than most VPSFast• EC2 is very secure, requires keypairs to connect and securitygroups to open portsSecure• Start with “micro” and ramp up.Scales well
  5. 5. ADVANTAGESCreate an unlimited number of websites, norestrictions on WordPress instancesSame world class infrastructure asAmazon.comAlready PCI Compliant, great for eCommerce!Established and popular, easy to find peoplewho know AWS Systems and API’sEverything can automated.
  6. 6. DISADVANTAGESNo Cpanel, Plesk style software, need to getcomfortable using Virtual Console or RemoteDesktopTakes some learning to understand the “AWSlanguage” (Elastic IP, RDS, etc.)No support from Amazon technical staff unlessyou pay big $$$A bit of a learning curve to setup initially
  7. 7. WHAT IS BITNAMI?Preconfigured virtual server with entire stackLAMP stack setupPopular Linux flavors: Ubuntu 64-bit, Red Hat,etc.Creates default users for Apache anddatabases for MySQLMultiple Setup Options – 1 click installationsCompletely Free software!
  8. 8. AWS MARKETPLACE – 1-CLICKINSTALLERS!
  9. 9. BITNAMI LAUNCH WIZARD
  10. 10. AMAZON TERMINOLOGY “Elastic IP” = Static IP By default amazon instances startup with a “Public IP” , not guaranteed to bethe same. Always setup a Static/Elastic IP right after you create an instance. EC2 (Elastic Cloud Compute) = Web Server S3 = Redundant Storage RDS = Redundant MySQL Server (Oracle & MS-SQL also avail)
  11. 11. OVERVIEW OF INSTALLATIONSTEPS1. Setup aAWS Account2. Create akeypair toconnect toserver3. Install 1-clickBitnamiinstaller onAWSMarketplace4. Connect &configuredefault settings
  12. 12. BITNAMI SERVER DEFAULT ACCOUNTS SSH User: User: bitnami Pass: bitnami MySQL User: root Pass: bitnami WP Admin: User: user Pass: bitnami PHP MyAdmin (basicauth) User: administrator Pass: bitnamiChange your default passwords!....not hardto guess what it is!
  13. 13. LETS DO THIS LIVE!!
  14. 14. ENABLE REMOTE ACCESS TOPHPMYADMIN Ready to go but only accessible locally for extra security! Reference See: http://bitnami.com/faq/virtual_machines Edit /opt/bitnami/apps/phpmyadmin/conf/phpmyadmin.conf
  15. 15. MOVE WORDPRESS URL UP TO ROOT(/)Bitnami comes with a built in migration toolsudo /opt/bitnami/apps/wordpress/updateip --appurl /Bitnami installs with WordPress setup as subfolder:http://<domain.com>/wordpress/
  16. 16. THANKS!Find more guides and videos onlineat:http://wppowerguide.comhttp://buildyourwpsite.comTwitter: @belsien

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