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How to deploy CloudStick in Linode

This section identifies the purpose of deployment of CloudStick in Linode Cloud hosting and covers step by step procedure to install.
Illustration covers the creation of Linode instance and configures to deploy CloudStick.

Prerequisites

• Linode Account – Please go to www.linode.com and sign up with your email.
• Log on to www.cloudstick.io and signup your account

What we are going to do

• Create a Linode Instance
• Deploy in CloudStick

Creating Linode Instance from Scratch

Step1: web page shows where you are required to log in using your login details.

Step 2: Once signed up and logged in you can see the Linode Dashboard

Step 3: Please choose the create button to create a new instance here. Like other providers, Linode also has provision to choose the availability region

 

Step 4: Choose the appropriate region of the instance in the selection. The instance will be available in that geographical location

 

Step 5: Now scrolling down, you will be able to choose an appropriate Linode Plan

 

Step 6 :In Linode you will be asked to set the Linode Name, tags and root password- You can provide an appropriate password.

 

Step 7: This is optional, you can enter the SSH key for the particular user: as you are 1 step away from creating a Linode instance

Step 8: Click on create: as the Linode instance is created

You have successfully created a Linode instance now. You would require to log in using a root password.

Signing In to CloudStick

Our onboarding process is quite easy, Enter your email, password and username, Confirm the email and that is it. You are onboard.

Now, sign in to the account

The landing page will be a fully functional dashboard with all the functionalities

You can connect the server using the very first option in the dashboard:

Select the provider and give the Server Name and IP address and click on Add the server

All you would require is to enter the server credentials here

Once you click on start installation, it will commence the process and your server will be provisioned within a few minutes:

Have real-time progress of the installation.

The installation closes to finish

The installation progress can be viewed and within few minutes, attains completion Your server is ready to manage from the CloudStick dashboard.

In case of any errors encountered in any of the above steps, please contact @Support We are 24/7/365