For Azure Instance we have:
• Private IP (
• Public IP (

During Ephesoft Transact installation with local MariaDB in Azure environment, you have to use the Private IP.

The installer snippet to plugin in Private IP:

Setting server name as QAUST-DS-001 in property files. Do you want to change it (y/n)?
Enter the hostname/IP:

Note: For SSH, use the Public IP
For accessing the application, use the Public IP, e.g.

The file (<Ephesoft Installation Directory>\Application\WEB-INF\classes\META-INF\dcma-batch) should be configured as follows:

This can be the best practice when setting up any Ephesoft Transact environment in the cloud.