By PierreReynes on Jul 07, 2009
In the BluePrints article "Deploying the AMP Stack in Virtualized Environments - Taking a Step Towards Cloud Computing", Thierry Manfé provides all the steps necessary to virtualize the AMP (Apache, MySQL, PHP) stack in Solaris Containers and getting ready to deploy AMP virtual servers as a SaaS (Software as a Service). From the creation of the first container to the installation and configuration of the AMP stack, all the commands are provided with detailed instructions and recommendations.
Thierry takes it a step further also providing best practices to efficiently manage virtual network traffic (using Project Crossbow) and to reduce deployment times by leveraging ZFS clones. This article will definitely help you get ready to take the AMP stack to the Cloud.
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