Follow the instructions below to download, configure and install MAAS.
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Setup your hardware
You need one small server for MAAS and at least one server which can be managed with a BMC. It is recommended to have the MAAS server provide DHCP and DNS on a network the managed machines are connected to.
Install Ubuntu Server
Download Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS and follow the step-by-step installation instructions on your MAAS server.
Create admin user
Create your admin credentials by typing.
Login to the MAAS UI at http://<your.maas.ip>:5240/MAAS/
Complete the first user configuration journey
Follow the instructions on screen to complete the first installation of MAAS. We recommended using the default values unless your installation has different requirements.
By the end of the journey you should have the following configured;
- Region name
- Ubuntu archive, Ubuntu extra architectures
- Ubuntu images
- SSH keys (for currently logged in user)