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Schlix CMS on Cloud

1-click AWS Deployment    1-click Azure Deployment

Overview

Schlix CMS on cloud is a lightweight, extensible content management system platform for publishing websites, intranets, or blogs. It is written in PHP / MySQL. There was a custom version with Microsoft SQL as the backend and it is confirmed to work with small amount of modification. Gekko Web Builder requires almost no technical skill or HTML to operate. SCHLIX CMS on cloud strives to deliver high quality websites and other web content fast and easy for all end users. SCHLIX CMS on cloud has been tested and works with CPanel, Plesk and EasyPHP (Windows).

Schlix CMS is owned by Schlix CMS (https://www.schlix.com/) and they own all related trademarks and IP rights for this software.

Cognosys provides hardened images of Schlix CMS on all public cloud ( AWS marketplace and Azure).

Schlix CMS on Cloud runs on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure and is built to provide intuitive and easy to use interface for publishing websites.

Secured SchlixCMS on Windows 2012 R2-

Schlix CMS on Cloud For AWS

Schlix CMS on Cloud For Azure

Features

Major Features of Schlix CMS on cloud

  • Extensible API for 3rd-party Application Development : You can choose from pre-defined data structures and extend the existing classes to create your own business directories, e-commerce, student database etc.
  • WYSIWYG Editing: User-friendly content editing . Insert images easily through upload.
  • Easy to use , intuitive user interface. Your user will be able to navigate the content easily.
  • Light memory footprint : SCHLIX CMS is fast, efficient and uses light memory footprint for its operation. It does not hog the server resources.
  • Caching support to speed up the website even more.
  • Bing/Google/Yahoo site map for website submission (v1.0.5) .
  • RSS support for contents/blog.
  • User Friendly URL Instead of using ? and = in the URL, URL can be automated to something like http://www.mywebsite.com/html/about_me.html .
  • User permission : You can customize the permission of articles . Easy conversion from other CMS with import script (v1.3.0 – todo). This site is an example of how easy it is to convert from Joomla/Mambo within less than 4 hours (exporting existing database, modifying the template etc).

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:

Username : root || Password : Passw@rd123

Note: Please change the password immediately after the first login.

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

  •  Username : Admin
  •  Password : Passw@rd123

Steps to access the  Admin Panel:

  • To login to SchlixCMS Administrative Panel, you need
    to open your browser and navigate to http://PublicDNS/SchlixCMS/admin
  • Enter username and password in the given fields and click on the “Login”button to access the Admin Panel.
  • After successful login to the Admin Panel, you will get access to SchlixCMS  Dashboard.

Step 4) Other Information:

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

2. Default ports:

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

Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link

AWS Step by Step Screenshots









Azure

Installation Instructions for Windows

Note: How to find PublicDNS in Azure

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

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:

Username : root || Password : Passw@rd123

Note:  Please change the password immediately after the first login.

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

  •  Username : azureuser
  •  Password : Passw@rd123

Step 4) Other Information:

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

2.Default ports:

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

Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link

Azure Step by Step Screenshots

Video

Secured SchlixCMS on Windows 2012 R2-

Schlix CMS on Cloud

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