Launch the stack

You are now ready to launch the WordPress stack from the blueprint.

Deploy New Stack

To launch the WordPress stack from the Dell Cloud Manager console, click on the Stacks menu then click on the Deploy New Stack button.

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Launch

Locate the WordPress blueprint and click on the Launch button.

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Next specify the inputs:

  • Specify a name for the stack.
  • Specify a description (optional).
  • Select a User Group (optional).
  • Select a Budget.
  • Select the Cloud.
  • Select the Region.
  • Select the product size.
  • Click on the Launch button.
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Confirm Launch

Confirm the stack launch by clicking on the Proceed With Launch button.

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Wait for Launch completion

Wait for the stack to go to the running state (it may take several minutes) and view details on the launched server. Click on the WordPress Load Balancer URL.

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View Webserver Home Page

The WordPress application home page displays in your web browser.

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View HaProxy Stats Page

Click on the Load Balancer Stats URL.

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Enter the HaProxy statistics user id and password

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The HaProxy statistics page is displayed in your web browser.

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