This blog entry is the third and last part of the series „Create APEX in AWS“. Here I describe the installation and configuration of Apache Tomcat and the deployment of the ORDS application in Tomcat. Later I will explain the installation of the Webserver Nginx and configure it to access APEX via Apache Tomcat and ORDS.
Information about the installation of the APEX application in AWS can be found here. The installation and configuration of Oracle Data rest service is described here.
In this post, I will explain the configuration of Middleware components needed to present apex content in web. We will build the separate VM (EC2 Container) in AWS and configure following components: ORDS, Apache Tomcat und Nginx Server.
Installing and Configuring the VM for the APEX Listener
About three months ago I found a script named host_access_control.
The script provides the API to managing several host access and security settings. The script is available on Compute Nodes and Storage Cells since the Exadata Software Version 184.108.40.206.0. The utility is located in /opt/oracle.cellos/host_access_control. The script is not documented in the Exadata Documentation, but in the Super Cluster documentation.
The script called with the Option „-h“ displays the help: