How to Order new VM?

Login to https://portal.creodias.eu/clientarea.php

In the Client Area select View offers option (highlighted in red hereunder).



Figure 1 - Creodias Client Page

 

Choose one product (in the example hereunder eo1 xsmall 1 vCore RAM 1GB local disc SSD) by selecting “Order Now” (highlighted in red)



Figure 2 - Server selection page

 

„Configure” page lets you choose billing mode, choose whether you want to have your VM with EO data access and requires you to fill in information on instance’s name and network.

 


Figure 3 - Service configuration page

 

In the field hereunder you are ought to fill in the public key, corresponding to your private key, that you will be using to SSH to your VM. You can use our built-in SSH Key Generator by clicking on this link: https://portal.creodias.eu/ssh.php



Figure 4 - Public SSH key

 

After successful configuration of your VM, review page will appear. It summarizes the purchase.



Figure 5 - Creodias Checkout screen

 

In order to finalize the operation, select “complete order” option (highlighted hereunder)



Figure 6 - Creodias checkout page

 

Upon completion of the order, you will see order confirmation with a according order number as well as you will receive three e-mails.

In order to manage you VM, you need to login to CloudFerro dashboard (https://cf2.cloudferro.com), using information from your registration process.

 

Figure 7 - Customer Invoice



Figure 8 - Order confirmation



Figure 9 - Invoice payment confirmation

 

Now you should login to OpenStack Dashboard (https://creodias.eu)

You will see OpenStack dashboard as depicted hereunder.

 

 
Figure 10 - OpenStack Dashboard

 

Choose Project/Compute/Instances

 

 
Figure 11 - Instances

 

You can see the Network Topology after choosing Network/Network Topology panel

 

Figure 12 - Network Topology

 

Choose Project/Compute/Access&Security, select “Floating IPs” tab and click “Associate” option”
 

Figure 13 - Access and Security

 

Select IP Address (from the drop-down menu)

 

 
Figure 14 - Floating IP

 

Select Port to be associated and “Associate” it.

 

 
Figure 15 - Floating IP

 

You can see Floating IP addresses associated to your instances after choosing the Project/Computer/Instances

 

 
Figure 16 - Instances

 

Now you can SSH to your VM using the following linux command:

$ SSH -I your_private_key eouser@185.52.195.159

or using PuTTy for Windows

 

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