About This Guide - AWS Elemental Server

This is version 2.17 of the AWS Elemental Server documentation. This is the latest version. For prior versions, see the Previous Versions section of AWS Elemental Conductor File and AWS Elemental Server Documentation.

About This Guide

This guide is intended for engineers who are performing the initial configuration on one or more AWS Elemental Server nodes that are each working in a stand-alone mode. The nodes aren't being controlled by AWS Elemental Conductor File.

Phase 2 of Installation

This guide provides detailed information on phase 2 of installation, including:

  • Enable user authentication so that users must log in to use any product.

  • Add users, if user authentication is enabled.

  • Configure the time zone, DNS server, NTP servers, firewall, and alert notifications.

  • Configure other Ethernet interfaces, as required.

  • Configure routers and other input devices.

Prerequisite Knowledge

We assume that you know how to:

  • Connect to the AWS Elemental Server web interface using your web browser.

  • Log in to a remote terminal (Linux) session in order to work via the command line interface.


To receive assistance with your AWS Elemental appliances and software products, see the forums and other helpful tools on the AWS Elemental Support Center.