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How to Install LAMP on Ubuntu

This article shows how to install lamp on Ubuntu and some guides to install applications on your Ubuntu machine with LAMP.

How to Install a LAMP Stack on a Ubuntu Machine

LAMP Stack is a combination of open-source software that allows dynamic websites and web servers to function accordingly. LAMP is an acronym that stands for Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. As developers, Linux is already installed since our virtual private server runs on Ubuntu. The below steps outline how to install the rest of the LAMP Stack in few easy steps.

Alibaba Cloud ECS provides optimum support several instances. You can easily launch Alibaba Cloud ECS on your Linux machine. Follow the steps below to execute this application

How to Install LAMP on Ubuntu 16.04 for a Joomla Website

This step-by-step guide will walk you through setting up and deploying a Joomla! website on an Alibaba Cloud Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instance with Ubuntu 16.04.

To install Joomla on our server, we need to first install a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) stack. Then you need to connect to Your server, install Apache, install MySQL and install PHP.

To confirm LAMP stack has been installed on your Ubuntu 16.04 server, follow the procedures in this article.

How to Install LAMP Stack on Ubuntu 16.04 to Setup CouchCMS

In this tutorial, we will be using an Alibaba Cloud Elastic Compute Service (ECS) insatnce with Ubuntu 16.04 installed on it.

Before proceeding with installation of any kind of package, use the following command to update your Ubuntu system. To execute this command, remember to login from non-root user with sudo privileges.

# sudo apt-get update

You will be prompted to enter your password. Now type your password and hit Enter key and wait for updating.

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How to Deploy a WordPress Instance on Alibaba Cloud

This blog explains how to set up a WordPress instance with an Apache web server on Alibaba Cloud ECS Ubuntu 14.04.

Before we can start, you will need to complete a couple of important steps to configure your server. You will need to first create a non-root user with sudo privileges here, and have a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) stack installed on your Alibaba Cloud ECS instance.

Deploy Drupal on Alibaba Cloud

This post features a walkthrough on how to set up Drupal on Alibaba Cloud ECS Ubuntu 14.04 with the help of an Apache server.

Please make sure you have the latest version of the LAMP stack installed before commencing the actual steps.

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There are some products with LAMP built by partners can be quickly launched on Alibaba Cloud servers.

Deploy WordPress on Alibaba Cloud Servers in 5 minutes

WordPress hosting solution is designed to provide an effortless way to start a blog for customers.

WordPress-4.9.8 powered by Miri Infotech(LAMP&UBUNTU 16)

WordPress, a content management system (CMS) and probably the world’s most popular web publishing platform is known to be used for anything ranging from a just personal blog to a full business site.

osCommerce: powered by Miri Infotech (LAMP & Ubuntu 16)

osCommerce Online Merchant is a complete online store solution that contains both a shop frontend and an administration backend which can be easily configured and customized.

Related Documentation

There are some documentation may be useful to you.

Setup a Mantis

In this article, we will describe how to use the Simple Application Server to build a Mantis open source bug tracking system.

First, access the Purchase page of Simple Application Server, and then select the LAMP image, choose the subscription and the service period, submit the order, and then make the payment.


ECS provides a range of image types that you can use to easily access image resources. Such images include Windows Server, Ubuntu, CentOS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Debian, SUSE Linux, FreeBSD and CoreOS.

Related Products

There are some products which can help you to optimize your experience on LAMP in Ubuntu.

Alibaba Cloud Web Application Firewall (WAF) can be used to provide protection against web-based attacks, including SQL injections, Cross-site scripting (XSS), Malicious BOT, command execution vulnerabilities, and other common web attacks. WAF filters out a large number of malicious access attempts and alleviates the performance impact of Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)/HTTP Secure (HTTPS) flood attacks on servers.

Alibaba CloudMonitor can be used to provide in-depth insights into your cloud deployments. CloudMonitor provides advanced analytics on critical metrics such as Central Processing Unit (CPU) utilization, latency and also lets you customize parameters specific to business requirements.

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Web Application Attacks and Defense Deep Dive

Web applications are the most common way to provide services on the cloud and are the most vulnerable security targets. Through this course, you can understand the top 10 network application security risks listed by OWASP. We will explain these 10 security risks one by one, and choose XSS, SQL injection, Webshell, the three most common attack methods to further In-depth discussion, and finally introduce Alibaba Cloud's WAF products to help you solve online application security problems once and for all.

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