Process for Signing up and Starting SIOS Coati

Hello, this is Kuroda from SIOS Coati Development Team. You can implement Coati into your environment with a simple process. Today I’m going to explain how to sign up with and start Coati.

 

Process for Signing up and Introducing Coati
Step 1: Sign up for Coati
Step 2: Register your helpdesk account
Step 3: Authorize of a VPC peering request
Step 4: Configure route table and security group
Step 5: Register AWS authentication information
Step 6: Run scripts on the monitoring target instance
Step 7: Start using Coati

Step 1: Sign up for Coati

To sign up, please input necessary information in the application form from Guide to start using SIOS Coati.
Following information is required:

Step 2: Register your helpdesk account

After signing up, you will notified that you have been registered and receive your helpdesk account by email from our helpdesk team. Please set your password by clicking the URL in the mail. Below is an example of helpdesk account notification email.

Step 3: Authorization of a VPC Peering request

We will inform you when SIOS Coati environment is ready for use via email from our helpdesk. VPC peering request for monitoring target VPC that you specified n the registratio from with Coati VPC will be sent. Please approve the request on the VPC screen after logging in to AWS Management Console.

Step 4: Configure route table and security group

Refer to the setting in Route Table Setting and Security Group Setting in SIOS Coati Quickstart Guide  and change the settings of route and security group.

Route Tables

Destination Target
100.64.0.0/10 <Customer’s VPC Peering ID>

Security Groups

Type Protocol Port Range Source
 SSH(22)  TCP(6)  22  100.64.0.0/10
 custom TCP rule  TCP(6)  5985  100.64.0.0/10

Step 5: Register AWS authentication information 

Login to Coati GUI from the link sent to you via email(Step 3:). After logging in to Coati GUI, then add AWS Secret Key according to the section Access Key/Secret Key in
SIOS Coati Quickstart Guide.

AWS Access Key/Secret Key Registration Screen

For the policy required for the access key, please refer to:
Which policy is required for the Access Key to be registered?

Step 6: Run scripts on the monitoring target instance

Download the script which configures the instance of monitoring targets from the link in the email. Decompress the file downloading, refer to the section Environment Settings of the Target Instances in SIOS Coati Quickstart Guide and execute the script on each instance to be monitored.

Step 7: Start using Coati

Now you can start using Coati. After starting, Coati detects applications in your instance automatically and starts monitoring.

Currently, you can try Coati for 10,000 hours for free.

Let’s Start Up Coati !!

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