Deploy Minecraft Server

How to deploy a Minecraft Server?

NOTE: Spheron Compute offers the flexibility to create custom configurations for your instance.

Spheron allows you to deploy a compute instance pre-installed with Minecraft Server, all set up and ready to use on the Akash Network. To deploy a Minecraft Server:

  1. Click "New Cluster" on the top right corner.
  2. Choose "Compute" to use CPU-based instances for running containers.
  3. Choose your desired Compute Type option under Compute Type.
  4. Select Start from Marketplace App.
  5. Pick Minecraft from the marketplace.
  6. Select your preferred Region, if any. If you do not add a region, the container will be deployed in any region for Spot, or in the eu-east region for On Demand. Click here to know more.
  7. Spheron will automatically select the recommended plan for the specific template. If you intend to move forward with the recommended plan, just Click "Deploy" to initiate deployment.
  8. Select the instance plan that suits your needs. You can use the "Create Custom Plan" toggle to create custom plans for your CPU based instance.
  9. Configure Storage (SSD) plan for your instance. Use the "Add Persistent Storage" toggle to add persistent storage for your instance.
  10. You can add advanced configuration if required. Click here to know more.
  11. Click "Deploy" to initiate deployment.

Deploy Your Own

Deploy your own Minecraft Server with Spheron:

Deploy with Spheron (opens in a new tab)

Verify Installation

The Minecraft server can be accessed only after the Compute Instance is provisioned. Thus, you need to wait for the installation to complete before you can start using it.

How to use the Minecraft Server?

  • When a player wants to connect to your server, they have to use the Connection URL provided by Spheron under Port Policy Info for Port 25565.
  • If you are the host, you can connect to it by entering the same Connection URL.

For more information, refer to the Minecraft docs (opens in a new tab).

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