Posted On: Feb 11, 2019

NOTE: This Quick Start is no longer available. See the Quick Start home page for our latest Quick Start catalog.

This Quick Start automatically deploys IBM Cloud Private into a new virtual private cloud (VPC) on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud. A regular deployment takes about 60 minutes, and a high availability (HA) deployment takes about 75 minutes to complete. The Quick Start includes AWS CloudFormation templates and a deployment guide. 

IBM Cloud Private is a scalable cloud platform that can run on any on-premises infrastructure that's managed by either VMware or OpenStack, or on any cloud environment. IBM Cloud Private is used for developing and managing containerized applications, and includes the following:

  • The container orchestrator Kubernetes
  • A private image registry
  • A management console
  • Monitoring frameworks

This deployment includes preinstalled transformation tools and step-by-step guidance. You can use the IBM Cloud Transformation Advisor tool to help determine what to move to IBM Cloud Private. You can also explore features that IBM Cloud Private provides to achieve a production workload.

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Quick Starts are automated reference deployments that use AWS CloudFormation templates to deploy key technologies on AWS, following AWS best practices.