Run Mule Runtime Engine On-Premises
Standard Support for Mule 4.2 ended on May 2, 2021, and this version of Mule will reach its End of Life on May 2, 2023, when Extended Support ends.
Deployments of new applications to CloudHub that use this version of Mule are no longer allowed. Only in-place updates to applications are permitted.
MuleSoft recommends that you upgrade to the latest version of Mule 4 that is in Standard Support so that your applications run with the latest fixes and security enhancements.
When you deploy applications on-premises, you have complete control over the Mule instance which enables you to take advantage of certain characteristics of the on-premises deployment model
If you want to host Mule runtime engine in your own environment, first verify that you meet all hardware and software requirements, and then download and install Mule.
You don’t need to install Mule in the following scenarios:
When you use Anypoint Studio (which contains Mule) for development and testing
When you deploy applications to CloudHub or Anypoint Runtime Fabric.
After your installation of Mule is complete, install an enterprise license to enable all capabilities of Mule runtime engine.
Learn how to start and stop Mule runtime engine to deploy Mule applications.
Follow the steps in Hardening your Mule Installation when you are ready to promote your Mule applications to production.
If you want to manage your on-premises Mule instance using Runtime Manager, register it using the Runtime Manager agent.
Learn how to choose cluster runtime instances to enhance availability, fault tolerance, and performance characteristics.