All Products
Search
Document Center

Create a gateway on Alibaba Cloud

Last Updated: Jun 27, 2019

1.Log on to the Alibaba Cloud CSG console and select the target region. If no gateway cluster has been created, click Create Gateway Cluster in the upper-right corner to create a gateway cluster first, as shown in the following figure:

1-1

2.Click the gateway that you have created to go to the Gateway Clusters page, and then click Create in the upper-right corner to create a gateway, as shown in the following figure:

1-2

3.In the dialog box that appears, specify a name for the gateway, select File Gateway, and click Next, as shown in the following figure:

1-3

4.Select a model for the gateway. Models include Basic, Standard, and Enhanced. Specify the VPC of the current initiator and the corresponding VSwitch, as shown in the following figures:

1-4

1-5

1-6

5.Confirm the information and click OK, as shown in the following figure:

1-7

Click OK to go to the checkout page. Confirm the order and settle the payment.

6.After you settle the payment, it takes some time for the system to create and deploy the gateway. The status of the gateway changes as follows: Initialized -> Starting -> Running. When the gateway is in the Running status, it is active.

Note: The version of the gateway is displayed on the Details page, as shown in the following figure

6241

7.After the gateway is created, you can start, stop, and delete the gateway, upgrade the gateway to another version, edit the gateway name and description, renew the subscription, and upload a support bundle (log data).

The internal IP address of the gateway is displayed in the Service IP column. The VPC network associated with the gateway is displayed in the VPC ID/Name column. This information can be used to mount shares to a client.

list