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Joomla on Cloud

1-click AWS Deployment    1-click Azure Deployment 1-click Google Deployment

Overview


Joomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available.

Joomla is a famous open source provided by https://www.joomla.org/

This Image is made specially for Customers who are looking for deploying a self managed Joomla Community edition on hardened kernel instead of just putting up a vanilla install.

Joomla is owned by Joomla (https://www.joomla.org/) and they own all related trademarks and IP rights for this software.

Cognosys provides hardened images of Joomla on cloud ( AWS marketplace , Azure and Google Cloud Platform ).

Deploy Joomla on cloud i.e. AWS , Azure and Google Cloud Platform(GCP)

Joomla is used all over the world to power Web sites of all shapes and sizes.

  • Corporate Web sites or portals
  • Corporate intranets and extranets
  • Online magazines, newspapers and publications
  • E-commerce and online reservations
  • Government applications
  • Small business Web sites
  • Non-profit and organizational Web sites
  • Community-based portals
  • School and church Web sites
  • Personal or family homepage
  • 1 Click secured Joomla on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

     

1 Click Secured Joomla on CentOS 7.3 –

                                                 Secured Joomla on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gvsthaug3MU

Secured Joomla on Windows 2012 R2 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fNZaC83PfI

Joomla on Cloud for AWS

step by step instructions to install joomla on cloud on aws google cloud azure

 

Features

Major Features Of Joomla

  • User Management
  • Media Manager
  • Language Manager
  • Banner Management
  • Contact Management
  • Polls
  • Search
  • Web Link Management
  • Content Management
  • Syndication and Newsfeed Management
  • Menu Manager
  • Template Management
  • Integrated Help System
  • System Features
  • Web Services
  • Powerful Extensibility

AWS

Installation Instructions for Windows

Note : How to find PublicDNS in AWS

Step 1) RDP  Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Windows  instance on AWS Cloud

Connect to the virtual machine using following RDP credentials:

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 3389
Note :  Please add Instance id of the instance from ec2 console as shown  below
 

 

Username: To connect to the operating system, use RDP and the username is Administrator.
Password: Please Click here to know how to get password .

Step 2) Database Login Details :

  • MYSQL Username : root
  • MYSQL Password : Passw@rd123

Step 3) Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/Joomla

  •  Username: ec2-user
  •  Password: Passw@rd123

Steps to access the  Admin Panel:

To login to Joomla Administrative Panel, you need to open your browser and navigate to “http://PublicDNS/Joomla/Administrator

Step 4) Other Information:

1.Default installation path: will be in your web root folder “C:\inetpub\wwwroot\Joomla

2.Default ports:

  • Windows Machines:  RDP Port – 3389
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • Mysql ports: By default, these are not open on Public Endpoints. Mysql:3306

Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link

AWS Step by Step Screenshots

1. start intsallation
2. enter instance id
3. change your password
4.enter your password
5.proceed to change password
6. application summary window
7.home page of joomla dashboard
8. fill your credentials to login
9. control panel dashboard
10.select user to proceed
10. control panel dashboard
11. edit your profile
12. enter password in profile window and save

 

Azure

Installation Instructions For Ubuntu

Note: How to find PublicDNS in Azure

Version – Joomla 3.6.5

Step 1) SSH Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Ubuntu instance on Azure Cloud

1) Download Putty.

2) Connect to virtual machine using following SSH credentials :

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 22

Username: Your chosen username when you created the machine ( For example:  Azureuser)
Password : Your Chosen Password when you created the machine ( How to reset the password if you do not remember)

Step 2) Database Login Details:

  • MYSQL Username : root || MYSQL Password : Passw@rd123

Note : For Stack Database: DB joomladb with user joomlauser and password Passw@rd123 has already been created.Please use this database for you Stack Configuration.

13. stack configuration

Step 3) Application URL: Access the application via a browser at “http://PublicDNS”

Step 4) Other Information:
1. Default installation path: will be on your web root folder “/var/www/html

2. Default ports:

  • Linux Machines:  SSH Port – 22
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • MySQL ports: By default these are not open on Public Endpoints. MySQL :3306


Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link

3. To access Webmin interface for management please follow this link

Installation Instructions For CentOS

Note : How to find PublicDNS in Azure

Version – Joomla 3.6.5

Step 1) SSH Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Centos instance on Azure Cloud

1) Download Putty.

2) Connect to virtual machine using following SSH credentials :

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 22

Username: Your chosen username when you created the machine ( For example:  Azureuser)
Password : Your Chosen Password when you created the machine ( How to reset the password if you do not remember)

Step 2) Database Login Details:

  • MYSQL Username : root || MYSQL Password : Passw@rd123

Note : For Stack Database: DB joomladb with user joomlauser and password Passw@rd123 has already been created.Please use this database for you Stack Configuration.

14. stack configuration settings

Step 3) Application URL: Access the application via a browser at “http://PublicDNS”

Step 4) Other Information:
1. Default installation path: will be on your web root folder “/var/www/html

2. Default ports:

  • Linux Machines:  SSH Port – 22
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • MySQL ports: By default these are not open on Public Endpoints. MySQL :3306


Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link

3. To access Webmin interface for management please follow this link

 Installation Instructions for Windows

Note : How to find PublicDNS in Azure

Step1 ) RDP Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Windows instance on Azure Cloud

1) Connect to virtual machine using following RDP credentials:

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 3389

Username: Your chosen username when you created the machine ( For example:  Azureuser)
Password : Your Chosen Password when you created the machine ( How to reset the password if you do not remember)

Step 2 ) Database Login Details:

  • MYSQL Username : root || MYSQL Password : Passw@rd123

Note :-  For Stack Database: DB my_site_db874  with user joomlauser874  and password F_^3UYm#*]8j  has already been created. Please use this database for you Stack Configuration.

Step 3 )Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/Joomla

  • Username: azureuser
  •  Password: Passw@rd123

Steps to access the  Admin Panel:

To login to Joomla Administrative Panel, you need to open your browser and navigate to “http://PublicDNS/Joomla/Administrator

Step 4 ) Other Information:

1.Default installation path: will be in your web root folder “C:\inetpub\wwwroot\Joomla

2.Default ports:

  • Windows Machines:  RDP Port – 3389
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • Mysql ports: By default, these are not open on Public Endpoints. Mysql :3306

Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link


 Step by Step Screenshot:

15. login with your credentials
16. fill user details in user options

 

17. fill details in My profile details
18. system information

Google

Installation Instructions for Windows

Step 1) VM Creation:

  1. Click the Launch on Compute Engine button to choose the hardware and network settings.
launch joomla on windows on compute engine

2.You can see on this page, an overview of Cognosys Image as well as estimated cost of running the instance.

an overview of cognosys image

3.In the settings page, you can choose the number of CPUs and amount of RAM, the disk size and type etc.

choose amount of ram disk type and number of cpus

Step 2) RDP Connection: To initialize the DB server connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Windows instance on Google Cloud

Step 3) Database Login Details:

The below screen appears after successful deployment of the image.

successful deployment of image

For local MySQL root password, please use the temporary password generated automatically during image creation as shown above.

i) Please connect to Remote Desktop as given in step 2 to ensure stack is properly configured and DB is initialized.
ii) You can use MySQL server instance as localhost, username root and password as shown above.

If you have closed the deployment page you can also get the MySQL root password from VM Details  “Custom metadata” Section.

Step 4 )Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/Joomla

access application via browser
enter details for database configuration
overview configuration details
installing settings
19. joomla installed
home screen with login form
enter details



Step 5) Other Information:

1.Default installation path: will be in your web root folder “C:\inetpub\wwwroot\Joomla

2.Default ports:

  • Windows Machines:  RDP Port – 3389
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • Mysql ports: By default, these are not open on Public Endpoints. Mysql :3306

Installation Instructions For Ubuntu

Step 1) VM Creation:

  1. Click the Launch on Compute Engine button to choose the hardware and network settings.
    secured-joomla-on-ubuntu-14-04-lts-1

2.You can see at this page, an overview of Cognosys Image as well as some estimated costs of VM.

secured-joomla-on-ubuntu-14-04-lts-2

3.In the settings page, you can choose the number of CPUs and amount of RAM, the disk size and type etc.

secured-joomla-on-ubuntu-14-04-lts-3

Step 2) SSH Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Ubuntu instance on Google Cloud

1) Download Putty.
2) Connect to the virtual machine using SSH key

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 22

Step 3) Database Login Details:

The below screen appears after successful deployment of the image.

successful deployment of the image

For local MySQL root password, please use the temporary password generated automatically during image creation as shown above.
i) Please connect to Remote Desktop as given in step 2 to ensure stack is properly configured and DB is initialized.
ii) You can use MySQL server instance as localhost, username root and password as shown above.

If you have closed the deployment page you can also get the MySQL root password from VM Details  “Custom metadata” Section

Step 4)Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/Joomla

access application via browser
enter details for database configuration
overview configuration details
installing settings
19. joomla installed
home screen with login form
enter details

Step 5) Other Information:

1.Default ports:

  • Linux Machines:  SSH Port – 22

2. To access Webmin interface for management please follow this link

Installation Instructions For Redhat

Step 1) SSH Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Redhat instance on Google Cloud

1) Download Putty.

2) Connect to the virtual machine using SSH key

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 22

Step 2) Database Login Details:

The below screen appears after successful deployment of the image.

successful deployment of the image

For local MySQL root password, please use the temporary password generated automatically during image creation as shown above.

i) Please connect to Remote Desktop as given in step 2 to ensure stack is properly configured and DB is initialized.
ii) You can use MySQL server instance as localhost, username root and password as shown above.

If you have closed the deployment page you can also get the MySQL root password from VM Details  “Custom metadata” Section

Step 3)Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/Joomla

access application via browser
enter details for database configuration
overview configuration details
installing settings
19. joomla installed
home screen with login form
enter details

  Step 4) Other Information:

1.Default ports:

  • Linux Machines:  SSH Port – 22

2. To access Webmin interface for management please follow this link

 

Videos

1 Click secured Joomla on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

1 Click Secured Joomla on CentOS 7.3 –

 

Secured Joomla on Windows 2012 R2 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fNZaC83PfI

Joomla, download and install

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W-kjZtbDvqc
Joomla on Cloud

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