Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Using Amazon Web Services

This presentation assumes you have never used Amazon Web Services (AWS) in any way. We will step through a tutorial to create an AWS account, login, start a server, and access the running server on the Internet.

Terminology
❖ AWS - Amazon Web Services
❖ EC2 - Elastic Compute Cloud
❖ S3 - Simple Storage Service


Checklist
❖ Access Key ID
❖ Secret Access Key
❖ Account Number
❖ X.509 Private Key File
❖ X.509 Certificate File

Register for EC2/S3

Launching a server



















❖ Elastic IP
❖ Elastic Block Store
❖ Custom AMIs
❖ Elastic Fox
❖ S3 Fox
❖ AWS CLI tools
http://sourceforge.net/projects/elasticfox/
http://www.s3fox.net/

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