Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

How Cloud Formation Works Intro Tutorial Part 1 EC2 Instance

92 views

Published on

How does AWS CloudFormation work? What is a CloudFormation stack?

This is a simple introduction tutorial to the powerful AWS CloudFormation tool. Learn how to use and run CloudFormation. Learn how CloudFormation works. We'll learn how to write and create a CloudFormation template and focus on the parameters and resources top level attributes.

Google slides:
* https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1e3bQc7XebQXgZnHSOavWV15B572HelqhNzwiwAL0UTA/edit#slide=id.g2612f43964_0_70

Blog Post
https://blog.boltops.com/2017/03/06/a-simple-introduction-to-aws-cloudformation-part-1-ec2-instance

Video series:
* EC2 Instance Part 1 AWS CloudFormation Basic Intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR1mmq5yWBI
* EC2 and Route53 Part 2 AWS CloudFormation Basic Intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjjT7r1MCfg
* Update Stack Part 3 AWS CloudFormation Basic Intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yptjEjRY180
* Change Sets is Dry Run Part 4 AWS CloudFormation Basic Intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UCNxFTmi-dw

Source code
https://github.com/tongueroo/cloudformation-examples

Questions and Answers:
* What is CloudFormation?
A: It's a tool from AWS that magically creates everything for you.
* What formats does CloudFormation support?
A: JSON and YAML.
* What are the important 2 top level sections covered in the templates?
A: Parameters and Resources.
* Where can you go to download sample templates?
AWS Resource Types Reference http://docs.aws.amazon.com/AWSCloudFormation/latest/UserGuide/aws-template-resource-type-ref.html

LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/tongueroo
Twitter: https://twitter.com/tongueroo

Need DevOps help? https://boltops.com

Published in: Software
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

How Cloud Formation Works Intro Tutorial Part 1 EC2 Instance

  1. 1. How CloudFormation Works Intro Tutorial Part 1 EC2 Instance by Tung Nguyen from
  2. 2. ●Founder at BoltOps. ●Build scalable and customizable infrastructure. About - Tung Nguyen
  3. 3. Summary 1.Intro of CloudFormation 2.Download Sample Template with Single Instance 3.Launch CloudFormation Stack 4.SSH into the Instance 5.Delete Stack 6.Summary & Questions
  4. 4. Questions ●What is CloudFormation? ●What formats does CloudFormation support? ●What are the important 2 top level sections covered? ●Where can you go to download sample templates?
  5. 5. Blog Series Links ● A Simple Introduction to AWS CloudFormation Part 1: EC2 Instance ● A Simple Introduction to AWS CloudFormation Part 2: EC2 Instance and Route53 ● A Simple Introduction to AWS CloudFormation Part 3: Updating a Stack ● A Simple Introduction to AWS CloudFormation Part 4: Change Sets = Dry Run Mode
  6. 6. Tung Nguyen Founder @ BoltOps Email: tung@boltops.com LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/tongueroo Twitter: @tongueroo YouTube: youtube.com/user/tongueroo Need DevOps help? https://boltops.com

×