Installation guide of Yii Framework on AWS

Yii is a high-performance, open source, object-oriented, component-based MVC PHP web application framework and it can be acronym for "Yes It Is!". It works to streamline your application development and helps to ensure an extremely efficient, extensible, and maintainable end product.

To launch Yii on Amazon EC2 instance, you need to use Amazon Machine Image (AMI), which is pre-configured and ready to run application on AWS cloud. The use of AMI make easy for developers or any other non-techy person who likes to focus on their Applications.

You can get this stack on AWS marketplace for free and launch it with simple steps:

Step 1: Once the instance is running, wait for the instance health checks to pass.

Step 2: You can access the yii page: instance-public-ip/yii_framework/backend/web/ and the login credentials for the application is "admin" as username and input your instance-id as password.

Step 3: You can also access your instance via SSH using the username ‘ubuntu’ and your Amazon private key.