Connecting to an Amazon EC2 Instance
Posted on 2014-04-10
I've recently setup an Amazon EC2 instance (Win Server 2008 with SQL Server 2008) and have installed Websphere software and some application software. I'm able to RDP into the new server and do whatever needs to be done when I am RDP's in but can't ping it from anywhere. The application that I installed is internet architected so I should be able to open a browser anywhere, enter a URL to get to it and it the application should open up in my browser. That's not working. It can't find the EC2 instance. I'm guessing that I need to configure something on the server side to allow this to happen but I have no idea what needs to be configured. I'm very much a novice when it comes to networks and servers.
Anyone have any idea what I might need to do?