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Light Space–Simple Application Server

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FAQs

What is Simple Application Server?
Simple Application Server is a new computing service designed as a standalone application. It provides one-click application deployment, supports all-in-one services such as domain name resolution, website publishing, security, O&M, and application management. This greatly optimizes the experience of setting up a simple application and makes it easier for entry-level users to operate and use cloud computing products.
What resources does Simple Application Server comprise of?
Simple Application Server is composed of elastic computing resources (including computing/storage/network) provided by Alibaba Cloud, popular system images and application images, DNS, snapshot, firewall, etc.
What can Simple Application Server do?
Simple Application Server can be used to create a personal blog or enterprise website, learning/development environment, and small e-commerce websites.
Which operation systems are currently supported by Simple Application Server?
CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, Windows 2008, Windows 2012, etc. More images will be provided in the future.
How is traffic for Simple Application Server charged?
Simple Application Server provides a monthly package of resources whereby traffic is calculated each month. If the traffic exceeds the upper limit of the package in the present month, the exceeding traffic will be charged by Pay-As-You-Go.
Which programs or software can I run on Simple Application Server?
Simple Application Server provides a variety of applications through images such as WordPress, LAMP, Drupal, Joomla !,Ghost, Opencart, etc. You can also download and install other applications.

How do I access Simple Application Server instances?
Simple Application Server provides a browser-based Web SSH connection tool. You can access the Linux/Unix server with one-click from the console or log on to the Windows server through a browser. Similarly, you can access the Linux/Unix server via the local SSH client or access the Windows server via the RDP client.
How do I back up data in Simple Application Server instances?
Simple Application Server provides a snapshot for backing up server data. Three snapshots are available for each instance.
Which regions can Simple Application Server be deployed in?
Simple Application Server can be deployed in US West(Silicon Valley), US East(Virginia), Australia (Sydney), Germany (Frankfurt), China(Hong Kong), Singapore, Indonesia(Jakarta), Japan(Tokyo), Malaysia(Kuala Lumpur), India(Mumbai) and UK (London). The product will be deployed in other regions in the future.
How is Simple Application Server billed?
Simple Application Server provides a monthly package with a fixed charge. In addition, if you exceed the data transfer provided within the package, an additional fee will be incurred.
Which limitations are required for Simple Application Server?
Each user can run up to 20 Simple Application Servers simultaneously. A maximum of three snapshots(total of up to 15) and 50 firewall rules can be created for each server. Pre-installed software in /usr/local of /home/staragent/, /usr/local/aegis, and /usr/local/cloudmonitor is a program and library file relied by the environment and cannot be freely modified. Port 25 of the server cannot be used to send a mail externally. If you need to send a mail externally, you can use port 465 to send a mail using an external mailbox.
What is the peak bandwidth of Simple Application Server? Can this be modified?
The maximum peak bandwidth of Simple Application Server instances is 30Mbps. This cannot be modified by the user. If you need higher peak bandwidth, we suggest you purchase ECS separately and set the peak bandwidth up to 200Mbps.