SmartFoxServer

NOTE: This node is optional since it is based on cartridge packaging model. If this server is not available at your wizard, please contact your hosting provider for its activation.

SmartFoxServer is a comprehensive platform for rapid development of multi-user applications and games with Adobe Flash/Flex/Air, Unity, HTML5, iOS, Windows Phone 8, Android, Java, Windows 8, C++ and more.

It was designed with simplicity in mind, allowing developers to quickly create any type of multiplayer interactions, from basic chat applications to complex real-time games and MMOs. SmartFoxServer comes with a rich set of features, one of the best sets of documentations with many source examples, powerful administration tools and an active online support forum.

You can get your own SmartFoxServer app hosted with Jelastic PaI by performing the following steps.

SmartFoxServer at Jelastic

1. Log in to the Jelastic account with your credentials.

2. Click on Create Environment button in the upper left corner of the dashboard.

3. Choose Java tab in the appeared dialog box and pick Smartfox from the list of available application servers. Then set the resources limits by means of cloudlets scrollers, name your environment, and proceed with Create button.

4. Wait a few minutes for your environment to be created, and click Open in browser button.

5. In the opened browser tab you’ll see the SmartFoxServer welcome page with administration, documentation and examples links.

That’s all about SmartFoxServer installation, so you can start its adjusting respectively to your needs.