Configure a Firewall and a Startup Script with Deployment Manager




A new Deployment Manager deployment has been created

The deployment includes a virtual machine that has an embedded startup-script

The virtual machine that has a startup-script also has a tag item called http

A firewall rule exists that allows port 80 (http) traffic and is applied using a tag with a value of http

The virtual machine responds to web requests using the Apache web server

Check that Deployment manager includes startup script and firewall resources

Configure a Firewall and a Startup Script with Deployment Manager

1 hour 30 minutes 7 Credits


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Topics tested

  • Configure a deployment template to include a startup script
  • Configure a deployment template to add a firewall rule allowing http traffic
  • Configure a deployment template to add a networking tag to a compute instance
  • Deploy a configuration using Deployment Manager

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