Amazon Community AMIs let us easily provision software in Amazon AWS with a few clicks and a few minutes. To use the SolarWinds DPA Community AMI in your own Amazon AWS, log on to your Amazon AWS account and follow along.
SolarWinds DPAand then click Select next to the AMI.
|General Purpose||Compute optimized||Memory optimized|
You can access your SolarWinds DPA server with its public hostname or IP address.
dpauser. The password is the Instance ID.
Your SolarWinds DPA server needs to be able to connect to the databases that you want to monitor. To this end, you need to make sure that the security group of your databases allows SQL traffic from your EC2 instance running SolarWinds DPA.
If you encounter difficulty connecting to databases or RDS instances from your SolarWinds DPA server, see SolarWinds DPA Technical Reference: Solving Amazon EC2 and RDS Connectivity Problems.