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How to install an application server using the A2 QuickInstaller

The A2 QuickInstaller  offers a wide variety of application servers that you can install on your system with just a few keystrokes. Learn more in these articles.

The A2 QuickInstaller is no longer supported, and is only available on older VPS hosting packages. On newer VPS hosting packages, you can use Webuzo to quickly and easily install a wide range of applications and manage your server.

Some of the following software packages are not available for every OS distribution. Additionally, some software packages may have additional system requirements. For more information, please see the complete availability list for the A2 QuickInstaller .
Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, and PHP

One of the first things many people install on a new system is a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL or MariaDB, and PHP) stack. Learn how to install one quickly and easily using the A2 QuickInstaller here.

Apache, PostgreSQL, and PHP

The LAPP (Linux, Apache, PostgreSQL, and PHP) stack is an alternative to the LAMP stack. You can install a LAPP stack using the A2 QuickInstaller.

nginx, MySQL, and PHP

Installing nginx, MySQL, and PHP (a LEMP stack) on your system is easy with the A2 QuickInstaller.

Apache Tomcat

You can use the A2 QuickInstaller to install the Apache Tomcat web server on your system.


The ownCloud application enables you to use your server as a centralized file storage location.

Zend Server

You can use the A2 QuickInstaller to install Zend Server 6 or Zend Server 5 CE on your system.

Zope and Plone

Plone is a content management system that runs on top of Zope, a web application framework. You can use the A2 QuickInstaller to install Zope and Plone on your system.


You can use the A2 QuickInstaller to install MongoDB on your system.


The A2 QuickInstaller supports Railo, an open source ColdFusion implementation.

Ruby on Rails

You can use the A2 QuickInstaller to install Ruby on Rails 3 on your system.


Meteor is an open source framework for developing web sites. Learn how to install it using the A2 QuickInstaller here.