Archivematica 1.12.2 is a legacy release, and these documents are no longer being maintained.

Advanced installation options

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Install for development

The recommended way to install Archivematica for development is with Docker. For instructions on how to deploy Archivematica in Docker containers, see the Archivematica Docker repo.

It’s also possible to deploy Archivematica using Ansible and Vagrant. For instructions on how to install Archivematica from a virtual machine, see the Ansible & Vagrant installation instructions on the Archivematica wiki. See also instructions for installation on a virtual machine using Vagrant in the Quick Start Guide.

Scaling Archivematica

There are several approaches to installing and configuring Archivematica to handle large volumes of data and improve system performance.

The Scaling Archivematica section includes:

Configure Archivematica with SSL

Archivematica can be configured for HTTPS following the sample configurations for the dashboard and sample configurations for the Storage Service.

In order to obtain valid SSL certificates trusted by any browser, you can use Let’s Encrypt.

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