Manually launch the Ryft Elasticsearch or Ryft Toolkit from the AWS Marketplace when you want to deploy more than one instance, or when you deploy a single instance and you need to customize memory or storage.
This video covers the 7 steps to customize and then launch your instance.
- Launch your instance with EC2 Console
- Choose an instance type
- Configure instance *
- Add storage **
- Add tags
- Configure security group
- Review and launch
* Follow steps to copy/paste the configuration script required for setting up a cluster.
** Ryft recommends you customize the size of your storage based on the size of the datasets that you'll analyze in Elasticsearch:
- Indexed Data = set storage to 2.5 x size of your index data
- Non-Indexed Data = set storage to 1.2 x size of your data