US AMI Details AMI ID :
ami-48c32021
AMI Manifest :
sun-opensolaris-2009-06/ISC_hardened_opensolaris_2009.06_32_V_1.1.img.mani fest.xml
AKI / ARI ID:
aki-1783627e / ari-9d6889f4
License :
Public

Europe AMI Details AMI ID :
ami-78567d0c AMI Manifest :
sun-opensolaris-2009-06-eu/ISC_hardened_opensolaris_2009.06_32_V_1.1.img.mani fest.xml AKI / ARI ID:
aki-2181a955 / ari-b49fb7c0 License :
Public




Description

Immutable Service Container configuration is intended to be used as a virtual single system. The global zone performs administrative and monitoring functions similar to those of a system controller whereas all end-user services and functions should be installed into the non-global zone. In this way, services such as packet filtering, NAT and auditing can operate without being exposed to services or users operating inside of the non-global zone. This enables greater operational integrity as those services and users are not able to alter the configurations or logs associated with these services. Additional non-global zones can be added as needed. This configuration uses a single exposed network interface and IP address for all of its communication even though internally the service is separated to run inside of its own non-global zone.


Organizations can further customize the configuration based upon their requirements to add things such as resource controls, read-only and read-write file systems (to the non-global zone), specific users and services, etc.



More Details

For detailed explanations on Immutable Service Container Configuration, Please Visit







Architecture Diagram





Europe Launch:

To run this AMI in Europe (AMI ID: ami-78567d0c), change the following environment variables before launching the AMI:

bash # export EC2_URL="https://eu-west-1.ec2.amazonaws.com"
bash # export LOCATION="EU"
The other env variables remain the same as documented in the getting started guide.

NOTE: a unique must be generated for each region before launching an AMI.(Use ec2-add-keypair > keypairfile after setting the above env variables).


Documentation

Support

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  • For technical support during Beta period, please send emails to ec2-solaris-support[AT]SUN[DOT]COM.
  • AMP Stack within OpenSolaris are delivered as part of WebStack project. For any questions related to these components, please write to webstack-discuss[AT]opensolaris[DOT]org



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