Registering on-premise Windows VM in Simple Systems Manager

In this blog, we will show you the steps to registering on-premise Windows VM in Simple Systems Manager.

 

ENVIRONMENT OVERVIEW

 

  • We have created a windows 2012 R2 server in our Hyper-V environment for this demo.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

CREATING ACTIVATIONS

 

  • Go to the services page and search for systems manager.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

  • Click on Hybrid Activations link under Instances & Nodes menu.

 

  • Click on Create an Activation button.

 

  • Provide a description for this activation and set the number of on-premise machines you are planning to add in systems manager.

 

  • Set the expiration date for the on-premise machines to be available in the systems manager and click on create activation.

 

  • Activation created successfully. Please make a note of the activation code and activation ID for future reference.

 

INSTALLING SSM AGENT

 

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

  • Once its downloaded, double click on the setup file and accept the license agreement then click on the install button.

 

  • It will take a few seconds to complete the installation process.

 

REGISTERING THE VM

 

  • Open the windows services snap-in and make sure the Amazon SSM agent is in stop state.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

  • Open the command prompt and goto C:\Program Files\Amazon\SSM folder.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

Note: Make sure that you are accessing the command prompt in administrator mode.

 

  • Use the below command to register the VM with AWS Systems Manager.

Syntax: amazon-ssm-agent -register -code “<your activation code>” -id “<activation ID>” -region “<region where you registering your on-premise VMs>

Example: amazon-ssm-agent -register -code “7zUVhzNNKZ0qoL/fqecV” -id “2d4a2885-b742-4a30-806c-35f0870a1675” -region “ap-south-1”

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

  • Command executed successfully.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

  • Now start the Amazon SSM agent service.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

  • Go to systems manager and click on Managed instances.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

  • You will able to see your on-premise VM in the managed list.

Registering on-premise VM in Systems Manager

 

Thanks for reading this blog. We hope it was useful for you to learn about registering on-premise Windows VM in AWS Systems Manager.

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
More Interested Related Posts

DirectAdmin Server Management Plans

Premium Support

24/7 End User Support from your Helpdesk
$ 99 Monthly / Server
  • Unlimited Support Plan
  • 24/7 Emergency Phone
  • Chat Support for Admin
  • Separate Account Manager
  • NDA & SLA
  • SLA Review Meetings
  • FREE Consultancy Services
  • Simple SignUp Process
  • Instant Account Activation
  •  

Platinum Support

24/7 Proactive Support
$ 49 Monthly / Server
  • Unlimited Support Plan
  • 24/7 Emergency Phone
  • Chat Support for Admin
  • Separate Account Manager
  • Advance Proactive Monitoring
  • Guaranteed SLA
  • SLA Review Meetings
  • 3rd Party Application Support
  • FREE Consultancy Services
  • Server Migration Support
  • Weekly Status Report
  • No End User Support
Popular

Unlimited Support

24/7 Support

$ 30 Monthly / Server
  • Unlimited Support Plan
  • 24/7 Support
  • Basic Monitoring
  • 30 Minutes Response Time
  • 4 Hours Resolution time for the Possible Issues
  • Security and Performance Optimization
  • React to Customers queries
  • Simple SignUp Process
  • Instant Account Activation
  • No Third party application support
  • No Migration and End User Support

Cpanel Server Management Plans

Premium Support

24/7 End User Support from your Helpdesk

$ 99 Monthly / Server
  • 24/7 End User White Label Support
  • Unlimited Number of Tickets
  • Chat Support for Admin
  • Separate Account Manager
  • Guaranteed SLA
  • Weekly Status Reports
  • FREE Consultancy Services
  • Simple SignUp Process
  • Instant Account Activation

Platinum Support

24/7 Proactive Server Management
$ 49 Monthly / Server
  • Unlimited Support Plan
  • 24/7 Emergency Phone
  • Chat Support for Admin
  • Separate Account Manager
  • Advance Proactive Monitoring
  • Guaranteed SLA
  • SLA Review Meetings
  • 3rd Party Application Support
  • FREE Consultancy Services
  • Server Migration Support
  • Weekly Status Report
  • No End User Support
Popular

Unlimited Support

24/7 Server Management

$ 29 Monthly / Server
  • Unlimited Admin Tasks
  • 24/7 Support
  • Basic Monitoring
  • 30 Minutes Response time
  • 4 hours Response time for possible issues
  • Security and Performance Optimization
  • React to Customers queries
  • No Third party application support
  • No Migration and End User Support

Cpanel Server Management Plans

Premium Support

24/7 End User Support from your Helpdesk

$ 99 Monthly / Server
  • 24/7 End User White Label Support
  • Unlimited Number of Tickets
  • Chat Support for Admin
  • Separate Account Manager
  • Guaranteed SLA
  • Weekly Status Reports
  • FREE Consultancy Services
  • Simple SignUp Process
  • Instant Account Activation

Platinum Support

24/7 Proactive Server Management
$ 49 Monthly / Server
  • Unlimited Support Plan
  • 24/7 Emergency Phone
  • Chat Support for Admin
  • Separate Account Manager
  • Advance Proactive Monitoring
  • Guaranteed SLA
  • SLA Review Meetings
  • 3rd Party Application Support
  • FREE Consultancy Services
  • Server Migration Support
  • Weekly Status Report
  • No End User Support
Popular

Unlimited Support

24/7 Server Management

$ 29 Monthly / Server
  • Unlimited Admin Tasks
  • 24/7 Support
  • Basic Monitoring
  • 30 Minutes Response time
  • 4 hours Response time for possible issues
  • Security and Performance Optimization
  • React to Customers queries
  • No Third party application support
  • No Migration and End User Support