Launch the stack - Content Localization on AWS

Launch the stack

This automated AWS CloudFormation template deploys Content Localization on AWS.


You are responsible for the cost of the AWS services used while running this solution. For more details, visit the Cost section in this guide, and refer to the pricing webpage for each AWS service used in this solution.

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and select the button to launch the content-localization-on-aws.template AWS CloudFormation template.

                Content Localization on AWS launch button

  2. The template launches in the US East (N. Virginia) AWS Region by default. To launch the solution in a different Region, use the Region selector in the console navigation bar.


    This solution uses the Amazon Translate, Amazon Comprehend, and Amazon Transcribe, Amazon Translate and Amazon Polly services, which are currently available in specific AWS Regions only. In addition, specific features of these services may also be available in limited Regions. Therefore, you must launch this solution in an AWS Region where these services are available. For the most current availability by Region, refer to the AWS Regional Services List.

  3. On the Create stack page, verify that the correct template URL is in the Amazon S3 URL text box and choose Next.

  4. On the Specify stack details page, assign a name to your solution stack. For information about naming character limitations, refer to IAM and STS Limits in the AWS Identity and Access Management User Guide.

  5. Under Parameters, review the parameters for this solution template and modify them as necessary. This solution uses the following default values.

    Parameter Default Description
    AdminEmail <Requires input> Email address for the MI administrator. This user receives an email with a temporary password to the web application once the AWS CloudFormation template has launched.

    The node type to be provisioned for the Amazon OpenSearch Service. The default value for this parameter is For information about which instance type is appropriate for your use case, refer to Sizing Amazon OpenSearch Service domains.

  6. Choose Next.

  7. On the Configure stack options page, choose Next.

  8. On the Review page, review and confirm the settings. Check the box acknowledging that the template will create AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) resources and may require an AWS CloudFormation capability.


    This solution may require an AWS CloudFormation capability: CAPABILITY_AUTO_EXPAND, which is a parameter that supports the use of macros. For information about this AWS CloudFormation capability, refer to CreateStack in the AWS CloudFormation API Reference.

  9. Choose Create stack to deploy the stack.

    You can view the status of the stack in the AWS CloudFormation Console in the Status column. You should receive a CREATE_COMPLETE status in approximately 20 minutes.