Discourse powered by Bitnami

Sold by: BitRock Inc.

Bitnami Discourse is a pre-configured, ready to run image for running Discourse on Amazon EC2. Discourse is the 100% open source discussion platform with built in moderation and governance systems that let discussion communities protect themselves from trolls, spammers, and bad actors even without official moderators. It is designed for hi-resolution tablets and advanced web browsers. Note that this image does not support HVM instances. Bitnami also publishes images that support the HVM format. Please look for the same application from Bitnami with '(HVM)' in the listing title to use those images


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Latest Version
1.3.1-0 on Ubuntu 14.04.1 (Other available versions)

Base Operating System
Linux/Unix, Ubuntu 14.04.1

Delivery Method
64-bit Amazon Machine Image (AMI) (Learn more)

Support

AWS Services Required
Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS

Highlights
  • Discourse is a 100% open source discussion platform with built in moderation and governance systems. It is designed for hi-resolution tablets and advanced web browsers.
  • Let discussion communities protect themselves from trolls, spammers, and bad actors even without official moderators.
  • It is self-contained so you can duplicate or move the installation to different servers easily

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Product Description

Bitnami Discourse is a pre-configured, ready to run image for running Discourse on Amazon EC2. Discourse is the 100% open source discussion platform with built in moderation and governance systems that let discussion communities protect themselves from trolls, spammers, and bad actors even without official moderators. It is designed for hi-resolution tablets and advanced web browsers. Note that this image does not support HVM instances. Bitnami also publishes images that support the HVM format. Please look for the same application from Bitnami with '(HVM)' in the listing title to use those images

Product Details

Version: 1.3.1-0 on Ubuntu 14.04.1
Available on AWS Marketplace Since: 05/21/2013
Note: Always ensure your operating system is current for your needs.

Usage Instructions

Once the instance is running, enter the public DNS provided by Amazon into your browser. You will then see the Discourse application. The default application administrator is 'user'. Please check our documentation at https://bitnami.com/aws-credentials to learn how to get your password. You may change this username and password within the application settings. You can also SSH to the machine using the username 'bitnami' and your Amazon private key.

Support Details

Discourse powered by Bitnami
Forums: https://community.bitnami.com. For paid support, email sales@bitrock.com for further information.
Free support is provided via our forums by the Bitnami team and Bitnami users. For free support, we do not provide a guaranteed response time, however we do our best to respond to questions within 24 hours Monday through Friday.

AWS Infrastructure

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Refund Policy

Bitnami Stacks are available free of charge.

End User License Agreement

You will have an opportunity to review your order before launching or being charged.
Pricing Details
For region
EC2 charges for Micro instances are free for up to 750 hours a month if you qualify for the AWS Free Tier. See details.
Hourly Fees
Total hourly fees will vary by instance type and EC2 region.
EBS General Purpose (SSD) volumes
You are charged once a month for both the space and performance that you reserve. Please visit the EBS pricing for more details.

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Data Transfer Fees not included
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Recent Product Reviews

02/16/2015
Up and running in minutes

Great AMI, got Discourse up and running within minutes. Took me a little while to work out there was already a system...
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07/08/2014
Easy to install the easy part of it

Beyond this installation, you still need to configure an email server, a dns and, if you want to keep up to date with...
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02/12/2014
Discourse

Discourse is great forum software, just paying $180 a year for an AWS virtual server to run it is too much.
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