Saturday, 9 May 2020

AEM as a Cloud Service: Local Setup

Adobe is providing AEM SDK to install it locally.
AEM as a Cloud Service


Follow below steps to install SDK locally and install WKND site.

Navigate to Experience Cloud Software Distribution

Go to the General tab, download the latest Java version.
Experience Cloud Software Distribution

Install the java and setup the environment variables
Java Version

If you have different java versions installed, you can switch java version by modifying either bash_profile for bash or zprofile for zsh.
Add below lines in zprofile by using command open-e ~/.zprofile.

export JAVA_8_HOME=$(/usr/libexec/java_home -v1.8)
export JAVA_11_HOME=$(/usr/libexec/java_home -v11)

alias java8='export JAVA_HOME=$JAVA_8_HOME'
alias java11='export JAVA_HOME=$JAVA_11_HOME'

# default to Java 11
java11

Go to AEM as a Cloud Service tab, and download the latest version
Experience Cloud Software Distribution - AEM
Extract the ZIP and we can see AEM SDK jar, dispatcher tools for Windows and Mac.

AEM SDK

Run the command java -jar <jar file name>

AEM Landing page

























Install the WKND Site  by downloading the aem-guides-wknd-all-*.*.*.zip
WKND Site

Good to see:

SDK is packed with 30 Core components, core component examples are added under /content/core-component-examples. Using the examples we can play around the core components.
Core components

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