Set up the cloud infrastructure¶
The first step is to get a bunch of servers powered on in your cloud. We do this using a tool called Terraform.
Make sure that Terraform is installed by running the following in the command-line:
$ terraform version
you should get output like:
Getting the Terraform config¶
Terraform is a tool for creating infrastructure but we need to provide it with some configuration.
Start by making a new directory which will hold all our configuration. Change to that directory in your terminal.
Grab the Terraform config from Git using:
$ git clone https://github.com/ACRC/citc-terraform.git $ cd citc-terraform
We’re now ready to start configuring our infrastructure on either: