Alpha Anywhere Developer's Guide


Alpha Anywhere Developer's Guide for Alpha Cloud


An overview of Alpha Cloud.

Key Features

An explanation of key features of Alpha Cloud.


An explanation of Alpha Cloud concepts.

Migrating to Alpha Cloud

Tips for migrating an existing Alpha Anywhere application to Alpha Cloud.

Migrating Users and Roles From Classic Server to Alpha Cloud

Migrating users and roles from a deployed Classic Server to Alpha Cloud.

Application Tuning

Tuning your application that is deployed to Alpha Cloud.

Alpha Cloud Security

An overview of how Alpha Cloud builds on AWS and Microsoft Security

Getting Started

Getting started with Alpha Cloud subscriptions and users.

Setting Preferences

Setting preferences for Alpha Cloud in the Alpha Anywhere development environment.

Outbound Connections

Outbound connections from Alpha Cloud.

Creating An Amazon RDS Instance for MariaDB and Connecting From Alpha Cloud

This document is a walk-through of creating a MariaDB Amazon RDS (Relational Database Service) instance and database that you can use with the Alpha Anywhere development environment and an application deployed on Alpha Cloud.

Publishing Steps

What is involved in publishing and deploying to Alpha Cloud.

Publishing Your Application

Publishing your first application to Alpha Cloud.

Advanced Publishing

Advanced publishing support for Alpha Cloud.

Preparing for Production

Preparing to move from development to production.

Tenancy in Alpha Cloud

Understanding Tenancy in Alpha Cloud.

Publishing Profile Management

Creating a publishing profile for your web project to publish to Alpha Cloud.

Managing Passwords

How to change and reset the password for your Alpha Cloud user.

Managing Subscriptions

Managing Alpha Cloud subscriptions.

Managing Accounts

Managing Alpha Cloud Accounts.

Managing Applications

Adding and maintaining Alpha Cloud applications.

Managing Deployments

Creating and managing application deployments on Alpha Cloud.

Managing Web Sites

Creating and managing web sites on Alpha Cloud.

Delegating Access

Delegating access to your Alpha Cloud resources.


Adding web sites to your own domain.


Uploading and managing TLS(SSL) certificates for web sites.

Managing Server Groups

Understanding server groups, parameters and scaling for subscription tenancy and dedicated tenancy web sites.

Managing Security Applications

Creating and managing Alpha Cloud security applications and publishing users and roles.

Cloud View

Using the Cloud View Dialog to monitor application deployments.

Alpha Cloud Status

Viewing the status of Alpha Cloud.

Managing Alerts

How to manage alerts for from Alpha Cloud.

Dev Test Production Workflow

Setting up Dev/Test/Production Deployments.

Managing Test Databases

Managing Test Databases on Alpha Cloud.

Managing Usage and Costs

Using the usage and cost dialogs to manage deployed applications.

Alpha Cloud XBasic API

Alpha Cloud Xbasic API.

Frequently Asked Questions

An explanation of Alpha Cloud concepts.

Setting up your Alpha Cloud Test SQL Database

This document explains the steps to setup your test SQL database, included as part of your Alpha Cloud subscription.