How to self-host Prefect 2.0 orchestration layer? - list of resources to get started

This Discourse topic is meant to be used as a comprehensive list of resources pointing you to the right documentation or a tutorial. Depending on a different cloud provider or on-premise infrastructure requirements, you may need a different way of deploying Prefect 2.0.

Architecture & components of Prefect 2.0

Self-hosting on a VM with docker-compose

Self-hosting on a Linux VM

Self-hosting on AWS EC2


Helm chart

Cloud 2.0 as an alternative

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Related resources about getting started with Prefect 2.0


thanks for the list of resources, it helped me get started on my experiment trying to self host Prefect on Google Compute Engine with terraform.

here’s a link to my repo if anyone’s interested: GitHub - VeraZab/elt-template: with terraform, GCP, Prefect and dbt