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Sugarcrm on Linux with Aurora on Cloud

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Sugarcrm with Aurora on Linux Server

SugarCRM CE with a high performing Mysql compliant Offering-Aurora with Built-in Security, Scalability and managed service.

Sugarcrm Admins can completely remove their overhead of maintaining a MySQL server by using Aurora which is not only 100% Mysql Compliant but highly Scalable and Managed by AWS.

Due to the initial setup of this image, it may take up to 20 minutes to launch.

SugarCRM is owned by SugarCRM Inc ( and they own all related trademarks and IP rights for this software.

AWS Template

SugarCRM with Aurora (RDS) and AWS Elastic Load Balancer on Linux Server

Installation Instructions for AWS Template for SugarCRM on Aurora – RDS

A) Application URL: Template Output provides the Application URL as well as Database details.

Access the application via a browser at the load balancer URL which is the Website URL from the template output.


B) RDS Cluster / Aurora Details:

RDS Cluster / Aurora Details can be obtained from the Output of the template.

Being your installation with the WebSiteURL from the Output and enter custom details for your site

Please enter the RDS Cluster / Aurora details in the configuration of Database stage.

Details are also available in

/root/aurora_credentials.txt in the ec2 Instance

C) SSH Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Ubuntu instance on AWS Cloud

1) Download Putty.

2) Connect to the virtual machine using SSH key Refer this link:

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

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

D) Other Information:

1.Default ports:

  • Linux Machines:  SSH Port – 22

On opening the output URL you can see the welcome screen.

Please continue with next till you reach Database Configuration Page

During Database configuration for Database hostname field enter the RDS details from Template Output.

Database Name , Username and Password can also be referenced from the template output which is same as input during Template deployment

You will get a warning message about existing database being overwritten, please click “Accept”

After configuration is complete you will see summary page

In registration page you may see a message as Permission denied – you can ignore this message and click Next

You can now access the SugarCRM site with the credential you configured during setup.

Sugarcrm on Linux with Aurora on Cloud