Submit a ticketCall us

Get a crash course on Network Monitoring delivered right to your inbox
This free 7-day email course provides a primer to the philosophy, theory, and fundamental concepts involved in IT monitoring. Lessons will explain not only how to perform various monitoring tasks, but why and when you should use them. Sign up now.

Home > Success Center > Orion Platform > Orion Documentation > Orion Platform Administrator Guide > Agent deployment > Automatically deploy a Windows agent on Amazon Web Services

Automatically deploy a Windows agent on Amazon Web Services

Table of contents
No headers
Created by Caroline Juszczak, last modified by Magdalena.Markova on Nov 07, 2016

Views: 19 Votes: 0 Revisions: 5
  1. Click Settings > All Settings in the menu bar.
  2. Under Product Specific Settings, click Agent Settings > Download Agent Software.
  3. Click Windows, and click Next.
  4. Click Mass Deploy to Multiple Machines, and click Next.
  5. Download the MSI and MST files.
  6. Log in to your Amazon Web Services S3 account.
  7. Create a bucket and upload the MSI and MST files.
  8. Create a PowerShell script to use on each virtual machine where you want to install the agent. This script will run on each virtual machine when it is launched for the first time, downloading and executing the agent.
  9. Log in to your Amazon Web Services account.

    You can perform the following steps through the API or AWS command line interface.

  10. Create an instance, and paste your PowerShell script under Advanced Details in the User Data text box. Select the As Text option.
  11. For instances that are already created, take the following steps:
    1. Stop the instance where you want to deploy the agent
    2. Right-click the instance and click Instance Settings > View/Change User Data.
    3. Paste your PowerShell script in the text box as Plain Text.
 
Last modified
05:34, 7 Nov 2016

Tags

Classifications

Public