WordPress Migration to Cloud

Goal:  Migrate a Wordpress Site from a hosted provider to an IONOS cloud instance. Video:  Check out the Webinar where we walk through this process As a reminder, it is always important to test prior to making any production changes. that is why this how to starts with restoring the WordPress site to another

WordPress Migration to Cloud2022-05-05T15:30:44+00:00

Install Mysql on Ubuntu Instance

These cloud-init files will download and install Mysql Server onto an Ubuntu 20.04 LTS instance in the IONOS cloud.  The Deploy 1 file should be used if you are getting an IP address via DHCP.  The Deploy 2 file should be used if creating a private network and statically assigning an IP address. Please

Install Mysql on Ubuntu Instance2022-03-02T15:01:54+00:00

Terraform Ubuntu WordPress Server

The below Terraform files will create a new IONOS VDC and server instance, as part of the provisioning process we are also base64 encoding the cloud-init-wp-install.yaml file and setting that for our cloud-init or user_data which will run on first boot only. Prerequisites: You will need terraform installed Hashicorp how to install Terraform You

Terraform Ubuntu WordPress Server2022-03-01T14:04:46+00:00

Simple Terraform Ubuntu Linux Build

The below Terraform files will create a new IONOS VDC and server instance, it will also copy a locally specified SSH key for the root key and finally copy a hello.txt file to /tmp/hello.txt.  Once deployed you will be able to login to the instance with your SSH key. Prerequisites: You will need terraform

Simple Terraform Ubuntu Linux Build2022-01-28T18:26:29+00:00

Kubernetes whoami deployment

Using the steps below we will create a kubernetes cluster and worker nodes within the IONOS environment, we will then deploy a simple whoami environment that will take an incoming http request and display information on the incoming IP address and browser. Setup IONOS managed Kubernetes in DCD Login to DCD and go to

Kubernetes whoami deployment2022-01-28T19:10:42+00:00

Send PRTG notifications to Slack

Configuring a webhook to simply allow our PRTG notifications to post to slack. Login to your slack account and add webhook via https://my.slack.com/services/new/incoming-webhook In the "Post to Channel" section, choose the channel you would like the notifications posted to, or select create to add a new channel Once the channel has been created/chosen, clikc

Send PRTG notifications to Slack2021-11-29T15:52:43+00:00

Send WordPress notifications to Slack

Easily integrate Wordpress events to a slack channel for monitoring and CI/CD integration. Go to slack.com and register for a free account On your wordpress site, add and activate the “Slack Notifications” plugin by dzorski From the WP admin section select the “Slack Notifications” icon Go to slack.com and setup a webhook as per

Send WordPress notifications to Slack2021-11-18T15:38:10+00:00
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