Launch your first instance
This tutorial assumes that you have already created an account and you’re logged in to the Umbreo Dashboard.
For demonstration purposes we’ll be deploying the Jenkins CI blueprint, Umbreo has more than a dozen handcrafted Blueprints ready to use, so you can quickly and easily get started in 3 easy steps.
1. Pick a Blueprint
Head to the Blueprints page. We’ll be deploy a Jenkins CI Server, Click on the Deploy button inside the Jenkins CI Server blueprint box, and you’ll be redirected to the page where you can start baking your instance.
2. Describe your Instance
Choose a name to your new instance for display, and maybe you want to describe it more.
3. Configure your Instance
In the same page, you can adjust the parameters of your Jenkins Server according to your needs.
4. Type of instance
Choose the type of your instance, it’s recommended to start with Manually Provisioned instance or Umbreo online instance to start.
5. Running your instance
Copy the cURL command to your clipboard and run it in your in your VM.
The command will connect your server first to the Umbreo Platform, then securely configure it with the Blueprint you chose in the previous steps.
Congrats! Your Jenkins instance is ready.